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Introduction

Southern Copper is one of the world's top five largest copper producers. Its main activities involve mining and refining copper, silver, molybdenum and zinc.

Southern, which is controlled by Grupo México, is a private sector, publicly traded company, headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona and has operations in Peru and Mexico. The company is listed on the stock exchanges of New York and Lima.

Southern posted US$776mn in net income for the full year 2016 compared to US$736mn a year earlier as sales rose 6.6% to US$5.38bn from US$5.05bn. Improved profits were mainly due to stronger metals prices and production, in addition to lower costs.

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Project Risk Analytics
Tracking project performance

Portada Risk

By providing a top-down analysis of the timeliness and costs of current Latin American projects, BNamericas provides a new tool to the industry, allowing it to learn from past events and improve planning for future projects.

  • Analytics report analyzing key statistics
  • Consider the risks of changes in project schedules
  • Instant view of project status
  • Benchmark your portfolios and new projects