Mining, Energy and Natural Resources

Asia, over the last few years, has undergone rapid growth and the mining industry has benefited from domestic investment and strong interest from international companies looking for new opportunities. Rockhound has a strong financial and technical background and provides a range of value added services that enhance commercial opportunity while managing and reducing risk. Our customers receive fast and concise support that lends confidence and clarity to their decision making processes. This is accomplished through asset management, constructive partnering or the provision of consultancy advice. We also provide access to our extensive contact network and business alliances as support to specific demands.

Team Experience and Capabilities:

  • Focused minerals expertise and experience, spread across most of the countries in the region, with particular strength in China.
  • Commodity experience ranging from precious metals, base metals and industrial minerals to gemstones, aggregates and other building materials.
  • Feasibility studies and research reports on industrial minerals and specialists products such as graphene and biocoal
  • Hands-on practical experience and an ability to assess projects from the exploration stage through to the operations stage.
  • Competent/Qualified Person
  • A successful track record in creating private resource companies leading them through to stock exchange floatation. Ability as a general partner to manage resources projects.
  • Network to fund managers and securities dealers in Hong Kong and China.
  • A wealth of experience at senior management level in public companies.
  • Consulting for major and junior exploration and mining companies in Asia.
  • Good network in the China and overseas mining sector.
  • Country specific knowledge of the commercial/ legal environments for exploration and mining.

Our team works closely with clients to deliver knowledge and solutions that will assist achieving the best return on investment. Recognizing that strength lies in depth, we have several cooperation agreements in place with other professionals that enhance our capabilities and business network:

  • A leading international valuation company.
  • Canadian and British mining and geological consultants with over 50 years of experience and an extensive track record of NI 43-101 and JORC reporting.
  • A leading local company with innovative computer modeling solutions.
  • An environmental management and engineering company.
  • Financial service providers, fund managers and securities dealers in Hong Kong and China.

The Company also has working relationships with individuals who are specialist in particular areas and works. It also has a close working relationship with Chinese geological bureaus who have the capability of providing geological drilling, exploration services and resource modeling and have provided input to some Rockhound projects.


Rockhound is a corporate member of the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum.

Rockhound is a company member of The Australasian Institute of Mining & Metallurgy.

Rockhound has been invited by CVMR to be the publisher for annual marketing reports on nickel, iron, copper and gold.