Exploration



Cobalt potential tapped into in Atacama region

April 2018: With the race on to supply the burgeoning electric vehicle industry, Chile’s Production Development Corporation (“CORFO”), the National Service of Geology and Mining (“Sernageomin”) and the University of Chile released a report last December…



Vizcachitas is located in the Rocin Valley, Region V, 150km NE of Santiago

Attract investment

March 2018: Now that Chile occupies the eight place in the Fraser Institute’s annual ranking of attractive destinations for mining investments, a challenge for the incoming government will be to reactivate foreign investment and ratify…


Junior companies were cautious in 2017

February 2018: Only 38% of small and medium-scale exploration companies reported their project activities over the last year, according to the Exploration Companies Register recently published by Cochilco. It identified 114 companies with exploration projects…


Sernageomin enables exploration platform

December 2017: The National Geology and Mines Service (Sernageomin) has renewed its web site, and has added the Geological Exploration Information System (Sigex).This platform stores data regarding exploration projects in Chile. Mr. Mario Pereira, Sernageomin Director…