The innovation unit of Chile's state copper miner will be led by Mario Marchese.
Minera Frisco, Mexico's third biggest gold producer, has significantly reduced leveraging over the past year, helped by higher metals prices and exchange rates, but maintaining mineral reserves remains a key challenge, according to the ratings agency.
BNamericas talked to Jânio Souza, the IT innovation manager of Brazilian mining giant Vale, about the recently inaugurated integrated operations center.
The president of Chile's private mining association said cooperation will be key for the midsize industry.
Three Canadian companies report output from gold, silver and copper assets in Mexico.