Peñasquito will return to full capacity in 10 days as post-blockade ramp-up starts

Operations at the Peñasquito lead-zinc-gold mine in Mexico should return to full capacity in the next 10 days following the resumption of production there.

With the support of the state and federal governments as well as a continued police presence, owner Newmont Gold Corp has safely started up output at the mine following the lifting of the illegal blockade on October 8, it said.

The blockade - the second this year - started on...


Andrea Hotter

October 23, 2019

18:18 GMT

New York