Chile Mining Report - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports

Chile Mining Report

Chile Mining Report - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports
Chile Mining Report
Published Aug 20, 2016
54 pages — Published Aug 20, 2016
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Abstract:

Chile s mining industry value will continue a multi-year decline through ---- on the back of subdued copper prices. We forecast the country s mining industry value to contract by -.- in ----, to USD--.-bn and edge higher thereafter, reaching USD--.-bn by ----. ...We forecast the country s mining industry value to contract by -.- in ----, to USD--.-bn and edge higher thereafter, reaching USD--.-bn by ----. Chile, the largest copper producer, will experience relatively flat growth over ---- to ----, as weak copper prices, weather-related operational disruptions and declining copper ore grades curb output. We forecast Chile s annual copper production growth to average -.- over this period, increasing in volume from -.- million tonnes (mnt) in ---- to -.-mnt by ----. ...In August, state-owned Empresa Nacional de Mineria announced a two-phase plan to invest as much as USD---mn to expand the Paipote smelter and capture -- of emissions by ----. The firm will partner with a Chinese company for technology and funding.

...Chile s copper sector will continue to decline in ----, on the back of low copper prices and declining copper ore grades. We forecast the country s copper output to fall slightly in ----, totalling -.- million tonnes (mnt) and edge higher thereafter, reaching -.-mnt by ----. ...In the three months ended June ----, BHP Billiton reported a -- y-o-y decline in copper production at the Escondida mine to --- thousand tonnes (kt). In Q---, Anglo American reported an - decline in copper output to ---kt, citing lower grades and operational disruptions from snowfall at the Los Bronces mine only partially offset by improvements at Collahuasi. A key tenet of most miners strategies to withstand low copper prices, lowering costs in Chile remains difficult due to declining ore grades and elevated water and energy costs. ...The firm will partner with a Chinese company for technology and funding.

...Codelco will remain the largest copper miner globally, as measured in output over our forecast period to ----. Nonetheless, the firm will face headwinds from labour unrest, declining ore grades and the weak copper price environment. ...

  
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Business Monitor International - Industry Reports. "Chile Mining Report" Aug 20, 2016. Alacra Store. Dec 05, 2016. <http://www.alacrastore.com/storecontent/Business-Monitor-International-Industry-Reports/Chile-Mining-Report-2026-390>
  
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