trending Market Intelligence /marketintelligence/en/news-insights/trending/5rzvkw5iviaz7nzwwwlnwq2 content
Log in to other products

Login to Market Intelligence Platform

 /


Looking for more?

Contact Us

Request a Demo

You're one step closer to unlocking our suite of comprehensive and robust tools.

Fill out the form so we can connect you to the right person.

If your company has a current subscription with S&P Global Market Intelligence, you can register as a new user for access to the platform(s) covered by your license at Market Intelligence platform or S&P Capital IQ.

  • First Name*
  • Last Name*
  • Business Email *
  • Phone *
  • Company Name *
  • City *
  • We generated a verification code for you

  • Enter verification Code here*

* Required

In this list

Protesters threaten to halt production at Goldcorp's Penasquito mine in Mexico

Medical IoT Technology in US Hospitals Helps to Reduce Costs and Improve Care

Internet Traffic Spikes By One Third In March

How 37 Years of Default Data Can Prepare Us for the COVID-19 Fallout

US Pushes Pedal To The Metal On Broadband Speeds Ahead Of COVID-19 Outbreak


Protesters threaten to halt production at Goldcorp's Penasquito mine in Mexico

Protesters are demanding payment for environmental damage, jobs and water for their communities as they are blocking the entrance of Goldcorp Inc.'s Penasquito mining complex in Mexico, Reuters reported Sept. 29, citing Felipe Pinedo, a protest leader.

The protests are in response to a long-running leak of contaminated water from the mine complex. The company did not disclose the leak publicly and is facing at least five separate class-action lawsuits regarding the situation.

The access blockage started Sept. 26, and the demonstrators are now threatening to halt production if demands are not met. The gold miner will run out of material by Oct. 1 if the protesters do not open the entrance immediately, a company source told Reuters, adding that the mine is running at low capacity.

Mexican regulators are probing whether Goldcorp breached any policies while handling the leak at Penasquito.