AT A GLANCE: SCC copper output up, zinc production down in Q3

A summary of Southern Copper Corp’s production results for the third quarter of 2019, following the release of the company’s earnings report on Wednesday October 23.

In brief: A surge in copper production at Southern Copper’s Toquepala mine in Peru helped to boost total output in the third quarter of the year, in comparison with the corresponding period of 2018, and offset lower copper content in mined ore. Performance at Toquepala also increased molybdenum production during that period, as the miner, owned by Grupo Mexico, began operating a new plant at...

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Renato Rostás

October 24, 2019

14:50 GMT

São Paulo