Southern Copper (SCCO) says its Q2 net earnings fell 34% and net sales dropped 15% Y/Y due to...

|About: Southern Copper Corporation (SCCO)|By:, SA News Editor

Southern Copper (SCCO) says its Q2 net earnings fell 34% and net sales dropped 15% Y/Y due to lower copper prices and production. Chairman German Larrea says SCCO remains committed to its investment program despite "turbulence in the current metals market," and he is concerned about new air quality standards in Peru, which could affect future investment plans. (PR)