MMG’s Las Bambas mine to suspend copper production in mid-December

The Las Bambas copper mine in Peru will progressively reduce mine operations and production will cease by mid-December amid continuing road blockades, MMG Ltd said in a regulatory filing on Friday December 3.

The Hong Kong-listed company said no resolution could be reached at a meeting on November 30 between the Peruvian government and local communities to remove the latest road blockade due to what the company views as “excessive commercial demands.”

“While MMG remains committed to pursuing constructive dialogue, the actions of external agents, disproportionate demands...

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Sally Zhang

December 06, 2021

06:24 GMT

Shanghai