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A newsletter to the international mining industry with up-to-date geoscientific and legislatory information about Greenland.
MINEX is an acronym for Greenland Min eral Ex ploration Newsletter. The newsletter is published by GEUS in co-operation with Bureau of Minerals and Petroleum, Greenland Government.
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Current issue:

Greenland MINEX News No. 45
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The Government of Greenland and London Mining sign mining permit
Successful field season for the Maniitsoq Ni-Cu-Co-PGM Project
NunaMinerals A/S intersects exceptional, high-grade gold mineralisation at Vagar in South Greenland
Hudson Resources anorthosite project closer to exploitation
New release of aeromagnetic survey from South-East Greenland
NOTE: Opening of the area north of 81°N in May 2014
Recent fieldwork in eastern North Greenland adds new data to already established data package on zinc
The Government of Greenland lifts ban on radioactive minerals
GEUS opens branch office in Nuuk
Workshop on the tungsten potential in Greenland
Sulphide-rich sample with cobalt wins the national mineral hunt competition
Greenland promotion activities
Status on mineral licences in Greenland by medio January 2014
Greenland Day at PDAC
Mines and Money Hong Kong March 2014
Calendar for MIM marketing
New selected publications with themes on Greenland exploration and mining

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Previous issues:

Greenland MINEX News No. 44
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Change in Mineral Resource Organisation within the Greenland Government Administration
Greenland's third visit to the China Mining Conference
Status of London Mining's Isua iron-ore project
Status of Tanbreez multi-element deposit in South Greenland
True North Gems Inc. completes public hearing stage of Aappaluttoq Ruby-Sapphire Project
Aeromagnetic survey completed in South-East Greenland
Nalunaq gold mine closes
Ironbark Feasibility Study confirms Citronen Fjord as a global significant base metal mining project
Workshop about the tungsten potential in Greenland
Fifth ’Greenland Day’ in Perth on 10 December 2013
Status of mineral licences in Greenland by ultimo September 2013
Ironbark wins Greenland Prospector and Developer of the Year award
Calendar for MIMR marketing
New issue of the series Geology and Ore and Fact Sheets with themes of Greenland exploration

Greenland MINEX News No. 43
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New release of aeromagnetic survey from South-East Greenland
London Mining Greenland A/S applies for exploitation licence
Avannaa Exploration Ltd. advances its Karrat Zinc Project for drilling
New act on building and construction works related to large-scale projects in Greenland
Amendment of the Mineral Resources Act
BMP-GEUS workshop on the nickel potential in Greenland
Multi-element sample wins the national mineral hunt competition
Greenland promotion activities in November-December 2012
Status on mineral licences in Greenland
'Greenland Day' at PDAC
Calendar for BMP marketing
New issue of the series 'Geology and Ore' and 'Fact Sheets' with themes on Greenland exploration and mining

Greenland MINEX News No. 42
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BMP visit to China demonstrates the Greenland mineral potential for base metals, nickel, REEs and iron ore
Positive results from North American Nickel Maniitsoq project
Avannaa Resources advances four projects in 2012
Geophysics identifies parallel mineralised bodies at Isortoq
Greenland Gold Resources advances V and Ni-Cu projects
Hudson Resources Inc. introduces new anorthosite project
Red Rock discovers new iron ore province at Melville Bugt
NunaMinerals intersects wide gold interval at 'Amphibolite Ridge'
Nordic Mining's JV-partner search for base metal at Wegner Halvø
Aeromag 2012 survey completed in South-East Greenland
Announcing 'Greenland Day' in Perth 4 December 2012
BMP awards the Greenland Prospector and Developer of the Year 2012
Calendar for BMP marketing

Greenland MINEX News No. 41
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A world class nickel camp in Greenland?
Ironbark announces substantial resource upgrade at Citronen Fjord
New set of licence terms for the area north of 81 degrees north
Aeromagnetic surveying of South-East Greenland
BMP Marketing in China and Australia
Gold-rich sample wins 1st prize in national mineral hunt competition
BMP-GEUS workshop on sediment-hosted zinc deposits in Greenland
No change in zero-tolerance policy
Greenland Day at the PDAC in Toronto
New issue of the series 'Geology & Ore' and 'Fact Sheets' with themes on Greenland exploration and mining

Greenland MINEX News No. 40
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BMP visit to China demonstrates the Greenland mineral potential for base metals, REEs and iron ore
Several exploration companies are approaching the exploitation stage
Aappaluttoq ruby and pink sapphire project preparing for mining permit
TANBREEZ prepares a definitive feasibility study on its Zr-REE project
Kvanefjeld mineralisation more widespread than expected
Hudson drills highest grade intervals to date at its Greenland REE project
Ironbark finalising feasibility study on its Citronen Fjord base metal project
Greenland uranium policy remains unchanged
New issue of the series "Geology & Ore" with themes on Greenland exploration
Announcing "'Greenland Day" Down Under, in Perth 7 December 2011

Greenland MINEX News No. 39
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Avannaa Resources takes leading position for sediment-hosted copper in North Greenland
Scoping study results for 15Mtpa operation at Isua
Update on the feasibility study for the Citronen Zinc Project
Socioeconomic impact assessment begins at ruby project
Hudson commences metallurgical work on the Sarfartoq REE project
Highlights of Ram Resources' Motzfeldt project trenching results
GMEL reports regional multielement drill intercepts
The Government of Greenland clarifies the current zero-tolerance policy regarding uranium
BMP-GEUS Workshop on the assessment of Greenland REE deposits
Lead-Zinc sulphides take the prize in the annual mineral hunt competition
Greenland Day at the PDAC in Toronto 6–9 March 2011
New issues of the series 'Geology and Ore' and 'Fact Sheets' with themes on Greenland exploration and mining

Greenland MINEX News No. 38
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Greenland Day 'Down Under'
Australian Ram Resources - a new player in Greenland
The Gardar Project in South Greenland demonstrates very large resources of Fe, Ti and V
Avannaa Resources reports drill results from its REE prospect in West Greenland
Tanbreez evaluates its Zr-REE project in South Greenland
Greenland Minerals and Energy Ltd outlines the Kvanefjeld multielement project
NunaMinerals identifies high grade gold zone in South Greenland
PhaseTwo drilling completed on Hudson's REE project in Greenland
The Government of Greenland clarifies the current zero-tolerance policy regarding uranium

Greenland MINEX News No. 37
Avannaa Resources advances gold and diamond projects – and initiates new base metal activities
Hudson approves 2010 programme for rare earth project in Greenland
NunaMinerals is conducting followup on extensive linear magnetic anomaly in Inglefield Land
The Black Angel zinc-lead mine is preparing to go again
Greenland Day at the PDAC in Toronto 8–10 March 2010
New issues of the series 'Geology & Ore' and 'Fact Sheets' with themes on Greenland exploration and mining

Greenland MINEX News No. 36
Greenland Day 'Down Under'
New finds of diamonds in West Greenland outcrop
New data from South-East Greenland - Mineral Resource Assessment Project South-East Greenland (MRAPSEG)
How to sign up for the geochemistry data
The Greenland Day continues at the PDAC in Toronto 8-10 March 2010
Avannaa Resources launches new REE prospect in West Greenland

Greenland MINEX News No. 35
Nalunaq Gold Mine continues production
New mineral showings in southern West Greenland found during GEUS field work
Hudson drill results confirm high grade REE zones on the Sarfartoq carbonatite project
Skaergaard Gold-PGM project moves to next stage following positive scoping study review
Advanced field programme completed byTrue North Gems at Fiskenæsset Ruby Project
2009 Citronen field season drilling results
Pink sapphire takes the prize in the annual Mineral Hunt competition
NunaMinerals positive for new REE-prospect and the Storø gold-deposit
21st North - a new Danish-Greenlandic junior on the exploration
Greenland welcomes visitors to the Mineral Exploration Roundup 2010 in Vancouver
MINEX only available on the web from 2010
New issues of the series 'Geology and Ore' and 'Fact Sheets' with themes on Greenland exploration and mining

Greenland MINEX News No. 34
Greenland - a treasure of mineral resources
PDAC 2009 Greenland Presentation
PGE-rich sulphides take the Prize in the annual Mineral Hunt competition
Black Angel Off-Take and capital financing agreements with MRI
Announcement of the 3rd Biannual Workshop: Resources and Geology in Greenland and North-East Canada
The Toronto Trade Show 2009 - Greenland welcomes visitors
New issues of the series Geology & Ore and Fact Sheets with themes on Greenland exploration and mining

Greenland MINEX News No. 33
Diamond potential in the Disko Bay area strengthened
Exploration confirms gold potential at Saqqaq and a new rare earth element deposit in West Greenland
Major resource upgrade at Citronen Fjord zinc deposit
Mining operations at Nalunaq Gold mine to be suspended end 2008
Hudson Resources Inc. and Teck together on Greenland diamonds
Black Angel Mine to re-open?
Malmbjerg molybdenum: approval of mine permit
True North Gems drilling extends the Aappaluttoq mineralisation at Greenland ruby project
Referendum on Self-Governance agreement
New issues of the series 'Geology & Ore' and Fact Sheets with themes on 'Greenland exploration and mining'
Greenland welcomes visitors to the Mineral Exploration Roundup 2009 in Vancouver

Greenland MINEX News No. 32
New diamond prospective area in Greenland
Positive outlook enhanced for the Storø and the Qussuk gold prospects in West Greenland
NunaMinerals signs US$ 6 million deal for their Amikoq property with Impala Platinum Holdings Ldt.
Zirconium mine in South Greenland is approaching
Visible gold takes the prize in the annual mineral hunt
New issues of the series "Geology & Ore and Fact Sheets with themes on "Greenland exploration and mining"
PDAC 2008 Trade Show in Toronto - Greenland welcomes visitors
News from BMP/GEUS: DODEX for professionals in the international exploration and mining industry

Greenland MINEX News No. 31
Greenland poised for new mine startups
Nalunaq Gold Mine takes over full interest of the property
Successful certification audit of the mine operations at Seqi
Hudson Resources established DMS plant at the Garnet lake site
Crew Minerals diamond potential in the Maniitsoq area confirmed
Greenland Diamonds Ltd. – a new player in Greenland diamond exploration
NunaMinerals collected 4000 mineral exploration samples
True North Gems extends Greenland ruby deposit
Ironbark Gold identify new zones of high grade zinc in Citronen Fjord
Annual Report 2006 released
Useful reading... 'Review of Survey Activities 2006' published
Update on mining related educations in Greenland
Greenland welcomes Mineral Exploration Roundup 2008 in Vancouver

Greenland MINEX News No. 30
Hudson Resources 'Garnet Lake' dyke delivers a 2.4 carat diamond
West Greenland diamond potential in the Maniitsoq area confirmed
Storø update: Gold grades of commercial level at several localities
PDAC 2007 Trade Show in Toronto - Greenland welcomes visitors
Updated map of Greenland mineral occurrences

Greenland MINEX News No. 29
Renewed focus on Greenland gemstones
Drill cores deliver largest diamond to date from Greenland
Exploration 2006 completed at the Black Angel zinc/lead property – a mine in prospect?
First year of operation for the Seqi Olivine Mine in West Greenland
Grade improvements of gold in Nalunaq
New player at the Skaergaard - Platina Resources Ltd. is granted license after Galahad Gold
InterMoly underway with Pre-Feasibility Study at Malmbjerg in East Greenland
New titanium and vanadium estimates create hope for an ore in the South Greenland Isotoq gabbro
Progress in regional kimberlite research in southern West Greenland
NunaMinerals creates an analytical lab facility in Nuuk: GreenLAB Greenland A/S
New issues of the series 'Geology and Ore' and Fact Sheets with themes from 'Greenland exploration and mining'
New management of the Bureau of Minerals and Petroleum in Nuuk
Greenland welcomes Mineral Exploration Roundup 2007 in Vancouver

Greenland MINEX News No. 28
The Malmbjerg deposit in East Greenland ready for progress
Hudson finds larger diamonds at Garnet lake and confirms new diamond area
Greenland is seen as having the potential for the early discovery of high diamond grade kimberlites
Workshop on Greenlands diamond potential
The Seqi Olivine Mine officially opened on 11 August 2005
All that glitters in North isn't gold
in Greenland it is also rubies
The Nalunaq gold mine concluded its first year of operation
NunaMinerals A/S completed 3893 m of drilling on the Storø gold project
Skaergaard resource estimates completed
'Tikiusaaq' - a new carbonatite complex discovered in southern West Greenland

Greenland MINEX News No. 27
Nine macrodiamonds from Hudson's 'Garnet Lake' kimberlite prospect - spring drillings prepared to test the target
The Seqi Olivine project in West Greenland - another mine to open
Skaergaard drilling adds to mine expectations
Molybdenum on the climb - the Malmbjerg deposit in East Greenland in focus again
Greenland's nickel resources - slight optimism after heliborne geophysics
Coloured gemstones on the licence map in Greenland
New digital compilation of diamond exploration data from West Greenland
On-line Greenland Mineral Occurrence Map
'The mineral hunt 2004' winners are picked - Base metals and silver in front
PDAC 2005 Trade Show in Toronto - Greenland welcomes visitors
Useful reading... 'Review of Survey Activities 2003' published
New issues of the series 'Geology & Ore' and Fact Sheets with themes from 'Greenland exploration and mining'

Greenland MINEX News No. 26
Greenland as a gold producing country - Official opening of the Nalunaq gold mine
Determined exploration activity carried out during the field season - 30 exploration licences in force
A mine to come soon? - the Seqi Olivine project in West Greenland
Greenland mining history preserved - the first mining museum to be established
Annual Report 2003 released

Greenland MINEX News No. 25
2003 - a year with growth in exploration and a gold mine to start
Company New Years statements point to increased activity in 2004
Diamond exploration boosted by BMP and GEUS
The mineral hunt 2003' winners are picked - Gold is in the lead
BMP Annual Report 2002 with a new look - now released as hard copy and on-line
New issues of Greenland Mineral Resources Fact Sheet: Nos.6 and 7
Mineral Exploration Roundup 2004 Trade Show - Greenland welcomes visitors


Greenland MINEX News No. 24
Greenland exploration data on DVD - the guide to future kimberlite targets in the compilation 'Diamond exploration data from West Greenland'
The Nalunaq gold mine - a fact in Greenland mining
About the compilation 'Diamond exploration data from West Greenland'
New issues of the series 'Geology & Ore' and Fact Sheets with themes from 'Greenland exploration and mining'

Greenland MINEX News No. 23
North and East Greenland in focus of new exploration
Large areas in North and East Greenland attractive to licensees
Logistics in East Greenland
Diamond exploration in West Greenland continues with new views on distribution of kimberlitic dyke rocks - broad analytical campaign planned to be next step
The Nalunaq gold mine - likely to be a reality in Greenland mining history
Drilling and exploration at the Sarfartoq niobium deposit to continue 2003
HyperGreen 2002 - fieldwork and first results
Useful reading... 'Review of Green-land activities 2001' just from the printing office
New formats of information material introduced - the series'Geology & Ore' and Fact Sheets display current topics related to'Greenland exploration and mining'
Paper of the year - Greenland economic geology highlighted in IMM award
GEUS now a part of the new 'centre of excellence': GEOCENTER COPENHAGEN

Greenland MINEX News No. 22
March 2002 (Contents and download) - Greenland is ready to join the new diamond rush in the Arctic ­ BMP and GEUS to publish released company data from earlier diamond exploration ­ JV partners Citation Resources, BHP-Billiton and Cantex have preliminary results after drilling 'the largest known kimberlitic dyke in the world' ­ GEUS to publish a new report on kimberlites and other ultramafic alkaline rocks ­ Release of new geophysical data: the project Aeromag 2001 in West Greenland ­ Motzfeldt Ta-deposit licensee is encouraged by results from new drill holes ­ Nalunaq gold mine JV is completing a final feasibility study to enable mine start soon ­ The public 'mineral hunt' Ujarassiorit 2001 concluded with awards to promising samples ­ PDAC underway in early March with enlarged Greenland presentation and initiatives ­ MINEX Online introduced late 2001

Greenland MINEX News No. 21
October 2001 (Contents and download) - Greenland mineral resources in focus Down Under - Greenland welcomes more exploration - Drilling confirms large kimberlitic dyke in West Greenland - Aeromag 2001 in West Greenland - Greenland Geochemical Atlas - Tantalum deposit in South Greenland re-investigated - Short Notice... Gold mine at Nalunaq still pending - MINEX layout restyled - Useful reading... 'Review of Greenland activities 2000'

Greenland MINEX News No. 20
March 2001 (Contents and download)
AEM Greenland 1994-1998 A powerful prospecting tool, now on CD-ROM- Aeromag 2001 Extends the aero-magnetic coverage to the North - Abrasive garnet sand surprises Industrial minerals in the spotlight again in Greenland - 'Ujarassiorit' or the Greenland mineral hunt Prize-winners for 2000! - PGE exploration tops agenda - The MINEX News South Greenland CD-ROM lottery

Greenland MINEX News No. 19
January 2001 (Contents and download)
Get the key to your favourite commodities - Greenland gold mine: decision expected early 2001? - New diamond finds close to Greenland - Revival of kimberlite exploration in West Greenland - Greenland deposit of tantalum - Field team examines noble metal veins in East Greenland - New three-year resource assessment programme in West Greenland - Greenland drill-core library now operational in Kangerlussuaq - Skaergaard palladium deposit - A new look at Greenland mineral deposits- 'This is GREENLAND 2000-2001' - The future with Greenland MINEX News

Greenland MINEX News Nr. 18
Februar 2000 (Contents and download)
Exploration commitments for 2000 reduced by 50% - Commercial exploration round-up: 2000 update - Spot news around and about Greenland - Airborne geophysical survey in 1999: Project Aeromag 1999 - High-resolution hyperspectral image data from West and East Greenland - Palladium potential of Skaergaard: economically viable? - South Greenland: old and new geoscientific data reassessed

Greenland MINEX News Nr. 17
Juni 1999 (Contents and download)
Changes in mineral exploration licence conditions - The diamond search, and company optimism, continue - Rio Tinto joins Platinova in the Far North

Greenland MINEX News Nr. 16
Marts 1999 (Contents and download)
NunaMinerals A/S: a new Greenland minerals company, Microdiamonds galore but persistence.....elusive.....gems.....sometime, Airborne geophysical surveys 1992-1998, AEM Greenland and Aeromag surveys 1998, Greenland's national mineral hunt (Ujarassiorit) in its 11th year, Recent Survey open-file reports, Announcing a new edition of Trade and Industry in Greenland

Greenland MINEX News Nr. 15
November 1998 (Contents and download)
Bureau of Minerals and Petroleum, The Nalunaq gold deposit, South Greenland, Diamond exploration continues in West Greenland, Airborne geophysical surveys in 1998, Mineral exploration in the Uummannaq region, West Greenland, Commercial drilling programmes in 1998, New product: CD-ROM thematic maps, The Citronen Fjord massive sulphide deposit, Mineral licence map.

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Back issues:

Greenland MINEX News No. 14, March 1998
Greenland MINEX News No. 13, November 1997
Greenland MINEX News No. 12, July 1997
Greenland MINEX News No. 11, January 1997
Greenland MINEX News No. 10, July 1996
Greenland MINEX News No. 9, January 1996
Greenland MINEX News No. 8, June 1995
Greenland MINEX News No. 7, March 1995
Greenland MINEX News No. 6, February 1995
Greenland MINEX News No. 5, June 1994
Greenland MINEX News No. 4, February 1994
Greenland MINEX News No. 3, July 1993
Greenland MINEX News No. 2, January 1993
Greenland MINEX News No. 1, June 1992

Back issues are available on request, please contact GEUS for further information.

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BUREAU OF MINERALS AND PETROLEUM (BMP)
Government of Greenland, P.O. Box 930, DK-3900 Nuuk, Greenland
Tel.: +299 34 68 00, Fax.: +299 32 43 02, E-mail: bmp@gh.gl, Homepage: www.bmp.gl

GEOLOGICAL SURVEY OF DENMARK AND GREENLAND (GEUS)
Øster Voldgade 10, DK-1350 Copenhagen K, Denmark
Tel.: +45 38 14 20 00, Fax.: +45 38 14 20 50, E-mail: minex@geus.dk, Homepage: www.geus.dk

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Last modified: November 5, 2013
MINEX is published by GEUS in co-operation with Bureau of Minerals and Petroleum, Greenland Government



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