Copper mine protests spread in Peru, target Glencore and ...

Copper mine protests spread in Peru, target Glencore and BHP's Antamina. LIMA, Oct 26 (Reuters) - Peru's Antamina copper and zinc mine, which is part-owned by Glencore and BHP Billiton, said on Tuesday that protesters had blocked a road it uses, demanding that the company honor its commitments to the local area.

BHP and Antamina: Still Questions to Answer | TerraJusta

Antamina is the seventh largest mining operation in the world based on the extraction of copper and zinc, accounting for 2% of all copper produced in the world. BHP is a 33.75% shareholder through RALCayman Inc. The operation is currently in the expansion phase, preparing for the extension of the mine until 2036.

Compañía Minera Antamina announces expansion of its ...

Compañía Minera Antamina announces expansion of its operations. Investment will increase processing capacity by 38%, increase reserves processed by 77% and increase mine life by 6 years. Investment will positively impact income taxes over the medium and long term, as well as generate construction and permanent jobs and increase local purchasing.

Antamina - Teck

The Antamina mine is a large copper and zinc mine, located in the Andes mountain range, 270 kilometres north of Lima, Peru. The deposit is located at an average elevation of 4,200 metres. We have a 22.5% interest in the mine. Our partners are BHP plc (33.75%), Glencore plc (33.75%) and Mitsubishi Corporation (10%).. The mine is an open pit, truck/shovel operation.

Peru community to suspend Antamina protest that rattled ...

LIMA (Reuters) -A rural community in Peru will lift its blockade of the country's largest copper mine Antamina on Wednesday after protests forced miners to suspend operations, the Peruvian Ministry of Energy and Mines said in a tweet. The protest, part of a spate of movements against miners in Peru, sent jitters through the Andean country's markets on Tuesday, raising a test for leftist ...

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BHP and its Antamina mine in Peru - London Mining Network

The answer from Antamina provided by BHP about the concessions for the use of freshwater held by the Antamina mine says that of the freshwater that Antamina uses comes from the rain. At the same time, it states that since 2013, the mine has maintained two Water Use Licenses, one for Surface Waters and the other for Ground Waters.

The 12 main mining projects in Peru | Opportimes

Mining projects. The following are the most prominent investments: The Antamina copper-zinc project, with investments of 247.9 million dollars in 2016, 214.0 million in 2017, 276.0 million in 2018, 326.0 million in 2019 and 318.5 million in 2020

SILVER: Silver Wheaton acquiring stream from Antamina mine ...

VANCOUVER – Silver Wheaton Corp. has arranged a streaming agreement with a subsidiary of Glencore to acquire silver from the Antamina copper mine in which Glencore has a 33.75% interest. The mine, located in the Andes Mountains 270 km north of Lima, Peru, is co-owned by BHP Billiton (33.75%), Teck Resources (22.5%), and Mitsubishi Corp. (10%). Silver Wheaton's streaming …

🥇 Antamina Case Study Capital Budgeting Case Study - Words ...

Dec 09, · Antamina Case Study Analysis Introduction & Context The Antamina Mining Company ("CMA") faced a set of critical decisions related to technical, logistical, political and financial challenges for establishing copper and zinc mining operations in a remote area of the Northern Peruvian Andes in the s.

Antamina mine - Wikipedia

The Antamina mine in the Andes Mountains of Peru is one of the largest copper/zinc mines in the world. It is an open pit mine which had an estimated life of mine at 15 years. It also produced molybdenum.It produced 390,800 tons of copper concentrate in 2006, …

Antamina Resumes Operations - Teck Resources

Vancouver, B.C. – Teck Resources Limited (TSX: TECK.A and TECK.B, NYSE: TECK) ("Teck") announced today that Compania Minera Antamina, in which Teck has a 22.5% interest along with BHP (33.75%), Glencore (33.75%) and Mitsubishi Corporation (10%), has now resumed operations at the Antamina mine. Antamina has mobilized a reduced operating ...

Geology of the World-Class Antamina Copper-Zinc Skarn ...

Antamina mine tailings pond. Source. Deposit Geology. Antamina (3 km long by 1.5 km wide in the northeast direction) is a skarn deposit with copper/zinc, silver, molybdenum, and bismuth formed after the intrusion of quartz monzonite into carbonate-rich sedimentary rocks (limestones and marls) (Figure 2). Consistent mineral zonation is ...

Antamina Expansion to Extend Mine Life, Increase ...

The Antamina mine produces copper and zinc concentrates, as well as lesser quantities of molybdenum and lead-bismuth concentrates. A 302-km pipeline transports the copper and zinc concentrates to the port of Huarmey. Key aspects of the Antamina expansion will include acquisition of new mining equipment, expansion of the truck workshop and ...

Antamina blows your mind - Canadian Mining Journal

Mining. Antamina is a conventional open pit mine. The mine will operate over a 26-year life at a rate of 70,000 tonnes of ore and 146,000 tonnes of waste per day, but this rate may be increased. Pre-production development included mining about 107 million tonnes of material. The pit is using large equipment to reduce the unit production costs.

Peruvian community suspending antamina protests that ...

Lima: Peruvian Ministry of Energy and Mining tweeted that Peruvian rural communities will lift the blockade of the country's largest copper mine, Antamina, on Wednesday after protests forced miners to shut down. .. Protests, part of a series of moves against Peruvian miners, caused turmoil in the Andean country's markets on Tuesday, causing the test …

The Antamina Project — The Challenge of Sustainable ...

The Antamina project is a $2.3 billion copper/zinc project, located in Peru, and is designed to produce up to 1.5 million tonnes per year of copper and zinc concentrates over a 23-year project life. Project financing included securing $1.32 billion of senior loans from 22 export credit agencies and commercial banks and required the project to comply with a variety of national and international ...

August 2017 – dennisleiter

Antamina Copper-Zinc Mine, Peru: The mine is expected to produce 340,000-350,000 mt of zinc in 2017, up from an estimated 170,000-180,000 mt in 2016. At 14 million tonnes per year, zinc is the fourth most consumed metal in the world after iron, aluminum and copper. These new mines are simply, too small and not enough to fill the gap.

Antamina Copper Mine - Wikimapia

The Antamina mine is a large copper and zinc mine, located in the Andes mountain range, 270 kilometres north of Lima, Peru. The deposit is located at an average elevation of 4,200 metres. Mine personnel live in a camp facility while at work and commute from both local communities and larger population centres, including Lima.

Peru Antamina | BHP

Antamina at a glance. Antamina is a large, low-cost copper and zinc mine. It is operated independently by Compañía Minera Antamina S.A. Antamina produces copper and zinc, and by-product credits of molybdenum and silver. Copper and zinc concentrates are transported 300 kilometres by …

Major Mines & Projects | Antamina Mine

Mining Method. Truck & Shovel / Loader. Processing. Dewatering. Flotation. Mine Life. 6.7 years (as of Jan 1, 2021) Antamina is a large, low-cost copper and zinc mine in north central Peru with by-products including molybdenum and silver. Antamina owns integrated pipeline and port facilities.

Teck Resources resume operations at Antamina copper mine

The Antamina copper-zinc mine is located in the Andes Mountains of Peru, approximately 285km north of Lima in the Department of Ancash. Last month, Compania Minera Antamina announced temporary suspension of operations at its Antamina mine to help contain the spread of the country's Covid-19 outbreak. The company's decision to suspend ...

Antamina | LinkedIn

Antamina is a polymetallic mining complex that produces copper, zinc and molybdenum concentrates, and silver and lead concentrates as by products. The mine is located in the district of San Marcos ...

Antamina back in operation amid ongoing community talks ...

16 Antamina back in operation amid ongoing community talks. Operations at the Antamina copper-zinc-lead mine in Peru restarted last week, with talks between the local community and the mining entity continuing on Friday November 12, Fastmarkets heard. Two sources confirmed that mining resumed as of Monday at Antamina, where operations were stopped ...

Blockade is Lifted, Allows Restart of Operations at Antamina

The Antamina mine (above) idles production due to protests by local community members. (Photo: Teck Resources) Operations were suspended on Sunday, October 31, at the Antamina mine in Peru after protesters blocked a road used by the mine, majority-owned by Glencore PLC and BHP Group. The protests started on October 24 and those involved have ...

Peru's Antamina copper-zinc mine suspends operations amid ...

Peru's Antamina copper-zinc mine suspends operations amid protests. Operations at Antamina, Peru's biggest copper mine, have been suspended since last weekend because of a roadblock manned by community protestors, according to a company statement. The statement by Compania Minera Antamina, published on Sunday October 31, stressed its ...