American Exploration and Mining Association (AEMA) - is a regional association representing member interests throughout the United States and Canada. AEMA serves in the role of the state mining association for Oregon and Washington and as the national voice for exploration and access to public lands. The association works closely with the National Mining Association, state mining associations in the western United States, as well as provincial and regional mining associations throughout Canada.
Colorado Mining Association (CMA) - is a trade association whose membership serves as a spokesman for the mining industry in Colorado. The Association works in cooperation with other state and national mining associations to keep the industry informed on pending state and federal legislation and promulgate constructive programs and actions to recognize and serve mining's special problems and needs.
Denver Gold Group (DGG) - A capital formation organization that has supported public and private gold and silver mining companies for nearly three decades. The Denver based not-for-profit association’s members own the majority of the world’s new gold and silver production, as well as most existing reserves and resources.
Kitco – is a popular source of online information about precious metals and also provides a variety of precious metal quotes, charts and lease rates.
Minerals Education Coalition (MEC) - is the Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration Foundation's designated program to develop and deliver accurate and timely K-12 education materials and activities and conduct public awareness outreach about mining and minerals. The MEC is the successor entity of the Mineral Information Institute (MII) which was merged with SME as of November 1, 2008 and SME's Government, Education and Mining (GEM) program.
National Mining Association (NMA) - is the voice of the American mining industry in Washington, D.C. and is the only national trade organization that represents the interests of mining before Congress, the Administration, federal agencies, the judiciary and the media.
Nevada Mining Association (NvMA) - is an association comprised of operating mining companies, exploration companies, suppliers of industry equipment, goods and services, counselors and consultants, and individuals interested in the well-being of the industry. Their objective is to maintain a business and operating environment that will encourage exploration for the development and production of minerals in Nevada using safe and environmentally conscious methods.
World Gold Council (WGC) - is a London-based organization formed and funded by the world’s leading gold mining companies with the aim of stimulating and maximizing the demand for and holding of gold by consumers, investors, industry, and the official sector.