Biden government floats mineral royalty: Mining Minute September 14

The Biden Government has proposed that companies producing hardrock minerals on US Federal lands should pay royalties as part of a revamp of 151-year-old mining laws to ‘improve mining on public lands’. Also in today’s Mining Minute: Argent Minerals’ (ASX:ARD) Copperhead project in Western Australia’s Gascoyne region may host sedimentary exhalative lead-zinc deposits, according to Sugden Geoscience.

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Written By Carolyn Rebeiro
Joining Mining.com.au from the West Coast, finance presenter Carolyn began her journalism degree in Townsville and developed a passion for mining news after a FIFO stint in WA's Goldfields.

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