Peru will help Southern Copper (SCCO) and Newmont Mining (NEM) accelerate projects delayed by...

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

Peru will help Southern Copper (SCCO) and Newmont Mining (NEM) accelerate projects delayed by community protests, local reports say. The government reportedly will set up community consultation groups as it assesses the environmental impact of SCCO’s Tia Maria project, and NEM’s Conga project will receive a boost when it completes water and irrigation projects.