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Company Overview of Minera Escondida Ltda.

An EMIS Company Report EMIS is an ISI Emerging Markets Group Company USD 29.95 Industry: Copper, Nickel, Lead, and Zinc Mining Available in: English & Spanish Format: PDF Download Most recent financial data: 2017 Buy full report

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Contact Information

Cerro El Plomo No.6000
Las Condes; Metropolitana; Map
Postal Code: 142900

Tel: +56-2-2579-

Company Description
Minera Escondida Ltda. is the operator of the world's largest mine. It produces copper concentrate by flotation of sulphide ore and cathode oxide ore by leaching and bioleaching of low grade sulphide. As for infrastructure, the company has two open pit mines (Escondida and Escondida Norte), two concentrators (Laguna Seca and Los Colorados), an electro-winning plant, two slurry pipelines, a port (Puerto Coloso) and desalination of sea water plant to supply, in part, the consumption of their operations. BHP Billiton Ltd, its parent company, is developing a project to supply water to the mine, which will have a capacity of 2,500 l/s which includes the largest desalination plant in the country.
NAICS Industry Classification
Main Activities: Copper, Nickel, Lead, and Zinc Mining
Basic Information
Total Employees:
3,600 (2016)
Financial Auditors:
Incorporation Date:
August 14, 1985
Profile Updated:
May 16, 2018
Key Executives
Financial Manager
Human Resources Manager
Business Development Manager
Operations Manager
Ownership Details
BHP Escondida Inc
Key Financial Highlights
2017 Y
Net sales revenue
Total operating revenue
Operating profit (EBIT)
Net Profit (Loss) for the Period
Total assets 16,403,464
Total equity
Operating Profit Margin (ROS)
Net Profit Margin
Return on Equity (ROE)
Debt to Equity Ratio
Quick Ratio
Cash Ratio
Note: units in Thousands. Statement: Audited, Consolidated
Source: EMIS - Chile, EMIS Company Database.
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