In the last 50 years, SOQUEM’s exploration efforts have led to the opening of many mines and helped create over 1,000 jobs in Québec.
SOQUEM has contributed to major discoveries of diamonds, gold, lithium and other minerals.
Our mission: Exploring, discovering and developing mining properties in Québec.
Québec is one of the ten most promising spots in the world for metals and minerals.
SOQUEM Discovers a High-Grade Zinc and Silver Massive Sulphide Deposit
SOQUEM, a subsidiary of Ressources Québec, is pleased to announce that it has identified Zn-Ag-Cu-Au massive sulphide lenses at its B26 project located 90 km west of Matagami, in Québec.
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Québec’s mineral exploration leader
SOQUEM has contributed to the development of numerous deposits since it was created. Here are a few of the most recent projects.
Budget on the rise
Starting in 2014, the Québec government will double its investment in SOQUEM, granting the corporation a total annual budget of $20 million a year until 2019.
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