Peru’s plan to close Hochschild mines fuels renewed concern: Hotter on metals

The Peruvian government plans to close several mines in the country’s south-central Andes in response to environmental protests, including two gold mines owned by London-listed Hochschild Mining.

It marks the first major move in mining by the newly-elected government of former schoolteacher and union leader Pedro Castillo, who was elected in June. It will also no doubt...

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Andrea Hotter

November 22, 2021

19:10 GMT

New York