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Peru tightens normative framework to exploit lithium with international support

These efforts would be due to the Peruvian Government seeking to move forward an important deposit in the south of the country, which would have been found by the Canadian company Plateau Energy Metals, which in July 2018, announced that in its Falchani deposit, in Puno , would have found 2.5 million tons of lithium, as well as 124 million pounds of uranium.

The lithium deposits are concentrated mainly in a triangle formed by Bolivia, Chile and Argentina. If Plateau

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Peru Energy Mines Ministry attends workshop in Canada

Peru's Energy and Mines Ministry (Minem) participated in the Building Environmental Strategies Workshop presented by Laurentian University from Aug 11 to Aug 17, 2019.

Deputy Mines Minister Augusto Cauti —who represented Minem— was invited by the Laurentian University in order to share experiences and promote improvements concerning the current problems with mining environmental liabilities in the Inca country.

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Mining Vision of Peru to 2030

The President of Peru, Martín Vizcarra, affirmed that this initiative is a space for the State, the private sector and civil society to dialogue with respect to the activities carried out in the mining-energy sector.

"This conversation is important. We require convergence of good practices. We have seen mining projects that have ended successfully, but not all have finished the same. There are some projects that have been trapped in the process because there has been a lack of space to analyze them, and thus support them with knowledge of them, "said Vizcarra.

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"Canadian Mining Companies in Peru - Political and Social Risks" presented by Mrs. Patricia Fortier

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February

Mrs. Patricia Fortier is a Canadian former diplomat and the Past Canadian Ambassador in Peru (2011-2015). She will be sharing from her experience the direct exposure to the risks and opportunities to invest in the mining sector in Peru.

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Moody's: Peru attracts mining investment due to its competitive costs

He said that although transitory shocks have been seen in the prices of raw materials, and the most sensitive is the price of copper, which came down to 2.50 dollars per pound, Peru has advantages to attract capital in this sector.

"The favorable thing that Peru has is that its mines, especially in copper are quite competitive, the cash-cost of operating them is quite low, and even with relatively moderate prices of commodities you can operate with profits and this generates taxes and income. prosecutors, "he said.

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Scotiabank raises mining investment projection for 2018 and 2019 in Peru.

The bank Scotiabank raised its forecast of growth of mining investment in Peru from 14% to 17% by 2018 and from 9% to 13% by 2019, and estimated that the investment would reach some US $ 4,600 million in 2018 and about US $ 5.2 billion in 2019.

The main change in this estimate is the incorporation of the Quellaveco project, from Anglo American, to the Scotiabank projections. Previously, it considered marginal flows for both 2018 and 2019, said the senior analyst at the bank's Economic Studies Department, Erika Manchego.