Chile to invest $74bln in 49 mining projects during 2020-29

Chile expects investment of $74.05 billion in 49 new mining projects during the 2020-29 period, mainly in the copper sector, the country’s mining ministry and the Chilean copper commission, Cochilco, said on Wednesday September 30.

The latest list of investments in the Chilean mining industry represents an increase of $1.54 billion from $72.5 billion in the previous report, published last year. Some 89.4% of the new projects will be to develop copper assets.
The investment portfolio is the largest in Chile since 2015, when the country had expected $77.29 billion in investment until 2024.



Renato Rostás

October 02, 2020

13:40 GMT

São Paulo