the company’s peruvian copper operations which involve mining million and flotation of copper ore. southern copper own and operate the toquepala and cuajone mines high in the andes mountains approximately 860 kilometers southeast of the city of lima peru and a smelter and refinery west of the toquepala and cuajone mines in the coastal
iron ore. shougang hierro perú s.a.a. (a subsidiary of china's shougang corporation) continued to be peru's sole iron ore producer in the marcona district in the department of ica. mine output increased to 4.8 mt of iron content in 2006 from 4.6 mt in 2005.
the lima-based company operates the marcona mine in ica region which is undergoing a us$1bn expansion to produce 10mt/y by 2016. shougang is one of the country’s largest investors in peru’s mining sector and has been working on its mine expansion since 2009. despite a three week strike that ended in september iron ore sales volumes rose
copper mining in peru. while the above companies currently produce the bulk of peru’s copper there are a slew of other companies hoping to become producers in the country. iron ore sees
the company operates in mexico and peru and has exploration projects in argentina chile ecuador mexico and peru. clf) is the largest and oldest independent iron ore mining company in the
another dam administered by vale and australian mining company bhp billiton collapsed in mariana minas gerais in 2015 resulting in 19 deaths and dislocating hundreds from their homes.