A year of recovery

January 2018: Recovery within the industry was slow and steady during 2017. The red metal price significantly increased during the last quarter of the year, leading to increased project portfolio forecasts and increased contributions to the Treasury by the industry.

Recently, an analysis by the Superintendent of Securities and Insurance (SVS in Spanish) estimated that the copper price recovery would generate an increase of 280% in the cumulative profits to September at the country’s largest mining companies. -Read more-