(Energy Analytics Institute, 8.Sep.2022) — Equinox Gold Corp. (TSX: EQX) (NYSE American: EQX) announced mining activities at its Los Filos Mine in Mexico have been temporarily suspended due to an illegal blockade by members of the nearby Mezcala community.
Equinox said 8 September 2022 in an official statement that the blockade is preventing delivery of certain supplies to the Los Filos Mine that are required to maintain operations.
The company announced that it plans to engage with community leadership to find a solution that allows the mine to resume full operations.
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