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Base Metals Mining in Chile to 2020 – a Focus on the Copper Industry

29 pages report Published in Mar 2016

Synopsis

Timetric's 'Base Metals Mining in Chile to 2020 - a Focus on the Copper Industry' report comprehensively covers Chilean reserves of base metal (copper), reserves by country, historic and forecast data on copper mine production and price, production by region, historic and forecast data on copper (base metals) consumption, and exports by country.

The report also includes factors affecting demand for copper, profiles of major base metals producing companies in Chile, and information on active, exploration and development copper projects in the country.

The Fiscal Regime section provides information about the country's regulatory authority, laws, licenses and other fiscal regime information such as taxes, rates and other charges applicable to base metals mining in the country.

It is an essential tool for companies active in Chilean mining, and for new competitors considering entering the industry.

Summary

Chile has abundant metal and mineral resources, including gold, silver, coal, lead, iron ore and zinc. The country is well known for copper, and ranked first in terms of reserves at 209 million tonnes (Mt) as of January 2015.

Scope

The report contains an overview of the Chilean copper mining industry together with the key factors affecting the industry and demand for the commodity.

It also provides information about Chilean base metal (copper) reserves, historic and forecast data on copper mine production, consumption and trade, the competitive landscape and active, exploration and development copper projects.

Reasons To Buy

Gain an understanding of the copper mining industry in Chile, copper (base metal) reserves, historic and forecast data on copper mine production, consumption and trade, demand drivers, active, exploration and development copper projects, the competitive landscape and the country's fiscal regime.

Key Highlights

  • Chile is also the world's largest producer of copper, with copper mine or metal content in the ore production of 5.7Mt in 2014.
  • Chilean copper ores and concentrates are exported to countries such as China, Japan, India, South Korea and Brazil; the top five destinations for Chilean copper ores and concentrates. Chile itself consumes copper metal in nominal quantities, with an estimated copper metal consumption of 96,765t in 2014.
  • The country's mineral industry is governed by the Ministry of Mining and the Ministry of Environment.
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