Las Bambas copper mine expansion approved by Peru regulators

Mar. 25, 2022 8:59 AM ETGlobal X Copper Miners ETF (COPX), CPERJJCTF, JJCBy: Carl Surran, SA News Editor

Ore trucks in an open-pit mine

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MMG Ltd. says it secured approval from Peru's Ministry of Energy and Mines to expand its giant Las Bambas copper mine despite ongoing protests from local indigenous communities; Las Bambas produces 2% of the world's supply of the red

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