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Sociedad Minera Cerro Verde S.A.A.


Peruvian miner Sociedad Minera Cerro Verde S.A.A. operates an open-pit copper and molybdenum mining complex located some 20 miles southwest of Arequipa, Peru. It is one of the country's top copper producers. Its facilities include a concentrator and SX/EW leaching plants. US-based Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. has a 53.56% stake in Cerro Verde, through its subsidiary Cyprus Climax Metals Co., while SMM Cerro Verde Netherlands N.V. (a subsidiary of Sumitomo Metal Mining Company Ltd.) owns 21% of the operation and the remainder is held by Compañia de Minas Buenaventura S.A.A. (19.58%) and other shareholders. The company is developing a project to expand the mine's processing, extraction and output rates to 360,000t/d of ore from 120,000t/d, and provide additional annual production of approximately 600Mlb (272,155t) of copper and 15Mlb of molybdenum, starting in 2016.

Corporate name Sociedad Minera Cerro Verde S.A.A.
Tradename Cerro Verde
Address Av. Alfonso Ugarte 304, Arequipa, Arequipa, Peru
Phone 51-54-381515, 51-54-283363
Fax 51-54-283376
Email fcx_communications@fmi.com

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