Minsur, Peru's lone tin miner, said it began building its B2 tin tailings project, which is intended to extend the life of the San Rafael mine by at least nine years.
The latest news from junior mining companies operating across Latin America.
Demand from the construction sector continues to push the steel industry, the local chamber said.
BNamericas spoke to Cabral Gold's CEO, Alan Carter, about the company's next steps in the country and the gold outlook for producers in Brazil in the coming years.
The Brazilian mining giant reported a fourfold hike in net income last quarter following the initial results of its cost management matrix approach.