7 months Value of metals output rises 11.6% to P27.5 B MB |Biz
By Madelaine B. Miraflor Both the value and output of the country’s metals production went up in the first three months of the year, thanks to gold production claiming dominance as government goes after nickel mines. Mines and Geosciences Bureau logo (Courtesy of mgb.gov.ph) A data from Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) released on Thursday showed that the Philippine metallic mineral production value jumpstart the year with 11.57 percent growth in the first three months of the year from P24.62 billion in the same period last year to P27.47 billion. The good performance of mixed nickel-cobalt sulfide (MNCS) and gold ... more