Copper

Overcoming the crisis

June 2018: Almost two months after Martín Vizcarra was named President of Peru, there is a sense of stability and recovery within the country´s mining industry. Peru is home to 24% of the world´s silver and 5% of the world´s gold — the…

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Shunned Proyecto Dominga could go ahead

April 2018: On Friday, the First Environmental Court of Antofagasta expressed its support of the claim made by Andes Iron in 2017, which was made after the Coquimbo Environmental Assessment Commission and Committee of Ministers prohibited the…





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…


Better scenario for copper companies

November 2017:  Copper serves as a global barometer of industrial activity and this month the price surpassed the US$7,000/t barrier for the first time since 2014. The momentum in global economic growth and low supply…