Southern Copper Corp


  • Southern Copper Corp
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  • Company web

  • Employees

    Full Time Employees: 13,414
  • Executives

    • Oscar Gonzalez Rocha
    • Raul Jacob Ruisanchez
    • Daniel Muniz Quintanilla
    • Edgard Corrales Aguilar
    • Andres Ferrero Ghislieri
    • Lina Vingerhoets Vilca
    • Rafael Lopez Abad
    • Julian Lazalde
    • Alfredo Casar Perez
    • German Larrea Mota Velasco
  • Company address

    • 1440 East Missouri Avenue
    • Phoenix, AZ 85014
    • United States of America
    • 1-602-264-1375
  • Investor Relation Site


Southern Copper Corporation engages in mining, exploring, smelting, and refining copper and other minerals in Peru, Mexico, Argentina, Chile, and Ecuador. The company is involved in the mining, milling, and flotation of copper ore to produce copper and molybdenum concentrates; smelting of copper concentrates to produce blister and anode copper; refining of anode copper to produce copper cathodes; production of molybdenum concentrate and sulfuric acid; production of refined silver, gold, and other materials; and mining and processing of zinc and lead. It operates the Toquepala and Cuajone open-pit mines, and a smelter and refinery in Peru; and La Caridad, an open-pit copper mine, as well as a copper ore concentrator, a SX-EW plant, a smelter, refinery, and a rod plant. The company also operates Buenavista, an open-pit copper mine, as well as two copper concentrators and three SX-EW plants in Mexico. In addition, it operates five underground mines that produce zinc, lead, copper, silver, and gold; a coal mine that produces coal and coke; and a zinc refinery. It has interests in 81,979 hectares of exploration concessions in Peru; 154,937 hectares of exploration concessions in Mexico; 36,097 hectares of exploration concessions in Argentina; 58,138 hectares of exploration concessions in Chile; and 2,543 hectares of exploration concessions in Ecuador. Southern Copper Corporation was formerly known as Southern Peru Copper Corp. The company was founded in 1952 and is based in Phoenix, Arizona. Southern Copper Corporation operates as a subsidiary of Americas Mining Corporation.

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