Myanmar Metals confirms Bawdwin JV as world’s largest lead resource

Perth-based Myanmar Metals has increased the indicated resource at the Bawdwin joint venture project by 50 per cent with the release of a project update. This revision confirms the project in eastern Myanmar as the world’s largest primary lead resource, as well as the ninth largest silver resource. The news comes at a time when […]

Bawdwin mine revival on cards as Myanmar Metals raises $35m

Perth-based Myanmar Metals has received binding commitments of $35 million from investors to advance the revival of the Bawdwin lead-zinc-silver-copper mine in northeast Myanmar. The heavily oversubscribed placement was raised at an issue price of 6 cents per share, and includes a previously announced $19.1 million in funding from Australian base metals company Perilya and […]

Myanmar gets free kick from 120,000 tonnes of copper

Myanmar Metals revival of the historic Bawdwin lead-zinc-silver deposit in Myanmar has produced a hefty copper bonus even before the first assays are in from the company’s maiden drill program. A new desk top analysis of the distribution of metals at Bawdwin, which was never mined for copper throughout its long history, has identified a […]