Las Bambas is a joint venture project between the operator MMG (62.5%), a wholly owned subsidiary of Guoxin International Investment Co. Ltd (22.5%) and CITIC Metal Co. Ltd (15.0%).
Las mine is located at Challhuahuacho, Apurímac Region, Peru. It is a open-pit mine located at altitude of about 4000 m. Las Bambas has significant mineral resources and ore reserves of copper, gold, silver and molybdenum and once in production is estimated to have a mine life in excess of 20 years. The mine is called as world-class Tier-1 copper asset. Production at the mine will start in 2015.
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