Alturas Minerals Corp. (ALT) , a Canadian copper and gold exploration company, rose 11 percent to 10 cents. Southern Copper Corp. (PCU\C) (SCCO PE), the country’s biggest producer of the metal, jumped 5.7 percent to $31.70. Volcan Cia. Minera SAA (VCM\B) (VOLCABC1 PE), Peru’s largest zinc and silver producer, gained 4.3 percent to 3.13 soles. Minsur SA (MINSURI1) (MINSURI1 PE), the world’s fourth-largest tin producer, climbed 3.8 percent to 2.70 soles. Cia. Minera Milpo (MILPOC1) (MILPOC1 PE), a zinc and silver producer controlled by Sao Paulo-based Votorantim Metais Ltda., rose 3.3 percent to 4.65 soles.
Maple Energy Plc (MPLE) , the oil and natural gas producer with operations in Peru, rose 2.7 percent to $1.13 after crude jumped to a seven-month high in New York.
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