" Antofagasta is a Chilean-based copper mining group with interests in transport and water distribution. It is listed on the London Stock Exchange and has been a constituent of the FTSE-100 index since 2004. Antofagasta aims to be a significant and profitable enterprise by international standards. Its focus is on high-potential mining deposits and it seeks to realise value principally by developing and operating such deposits in order to produce copper and related by-products. "

Antofagasta PLC News

Acquisition Of 40% Interest In The Alto Maipo Hydroelectric Project

SOURCE: Antofagasta | 02 July 2013

Antofagasta plc announces that its wholly owned subsidiary, Antofagasta Minerals SA (the “Company” or “Antofagasta Minerals”), has today entered into a binding agreement with AES Gener SA (“AES”) to acquire 40% of Alto Maipo SpA (“Alto Maipo”), a company incorporated to develop, construct, own and operate two run-of river hydroelectric power stations located in the upper section of the Maipo River

SNC-Lavalin Awarded EPCM Contract For Antucoya Project In Chile

SOURCE: SNC-Lavalin | 05 September 2012

SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) has been awarded a contract by Minera Antucoya SA, a subsidiary of Antofagasta Minerals SA (AMSA), to provide overall management, detailed engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) services for the Antucoya project in Chile.

Antofagasta Copper Output Tops Guidance; Eyes More To Come

SOURCE: Dow Jones Newswires | 01 February 2012

Chilean miner Antofagasta PLC Wednesday topped its 2011 production guidance after reporting a rise in fourth quarter copper output and expects to produce 9.3% more copper this year as it benefits from the ramp-up of its Esperanza mine.