Global Copper Mining to 2020 - New Study Released

New Materials market report from Timetric: "Global Copper Mining to 2020"

[ClickPress, Thu Jul 14 2016] Global copper reserves were 720 million tonnes (Mt), with Chile dominating with 210Mt or 29.2% of the total. This was followed by Australia with 88Mt (12.2%), Peru with 82Mt (11.4%) and Mexico with 46Mt (6.4%).

Copper is available in different forms, including sulfide deposits, carbonate deposits and silicate deposits. Porphyry copper deposits are the main source of copper, and approximately 60% of the world's copper is sourced from these deposits, followed by sediment-hosted stratabound deposits with 20%.

Report Highlights

Report Highlights

* Mining has been an important industry for the Bolivian economy, with silver, tin, zinc and lead being key commodities.
* In Bolivia, base metals are largely found in Potosi where the San Cristobal mine is one of the largest deposits.
* In 2015, Bolivia's zinc ores and concentrates exports measured 682,636t, with Japan surpassing South Korea as the largest importer of zinc ores and concentrates from Bolivia.

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Report Scope

Report Scope

The report contains an overview of the Bolivian zinc and lead mining industry together with the key factors affecting the industry and demand for the commodities.

It also provides information about Bolivian base metals (zinc and lead) reserves, historic and forecast data on base metals (zinc and lead) mine production and trade, the competitive landscape and active, exploration and development zinc and lead projects.

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

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