BHP to enter Ecuador

BHP, the world’s largest miner, will begin exploration in Ecuador having been awarded two concessions in Imbabura Province, close to where SolGold is exploring the Cascabel copper-gold project. By Paul Harris in Medellin

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Mining minister Javier Córdova said the Australia-based diversified miner would invest about US$41 million in the country's mining sector.