Empresa Administradora Chungar S.A.C. is both a subsidiary of and shareholder in Volcan Compania Minera S.A.A. It was acquired by the latter in 2000, along with the Animon mine. The company is engaged in the exploration and exploitation of metallic metals, mainly zinc, and also provides power generation services. In 2009, Empresa Administradora Chungar expanded the capacity of Baños IV, one of its hydroelectric plants, and in early 2012, it brought online the Baños V hydro plant in the Río Chancay-Huaral valley. The company is based in Lima, Peru.