Minera IRL Ltd. (MIRL) , a U.K. minerals explorer with a gold mine in Peru, rose 1.8 percent to $1.15 after announcing the start of an exploration tunnel at its Ollaechea project. Empresa Agroindustrial Pomalca SA (POM\C) (POMALCC1 PE), a sugar producer, advanced 1.7 percent to 61 centimos. Cia. de Minas Buenaventura SAA (BVN PE), the country’s biggest precious-metals miner, climbed 1.5 percent to $41.10. Grana y Montero SA (GRAMONC1 PE), Peru’s largest construction firm known as GyM, rose 1.4 percent to 7.05 soles.
Refiners gained after crude futures advanced for a third session in New York.
Refineria la Pampilla SA (RELAPAC1 PE), a unit of Spain’s Repsol YPF SA known as Relapasa, rose 2 percent to 1.02 soles. Maple Energy Plc (MPLE) , the oil and natural gas producer with operations in Peru, climbed 1.5 percent to $1.37.
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