The Lima General Index (IGBVL) fell 1.4 percent to 22,938.24. The MSCI All Peru Capped Index slid 1.7 percent to 2,913.51.
Cia. Minera Atacocha SA (ATACOBC1 PE), the Lima-based zinc mining company, fell for a fifth session, losing 4.5 percent to 64 centimos, a three-year low, after zinc futures declined in London.
Southern Copper Corp. (SCCO) , Peru’s biggest copper producer, slid 3.2 percent to $30.50 after copper fell the most in more than a week in New York.
Candente Copper Corp. (DNT) , a Canadian exploration company, fell 3.1 percent to 94 cents.
Credicorp Ltd. (BAP) , Peru’s largest financial-services company, dropped 2.4 percent to $127.98. Credicorp’s American depositary receipts fell in New York as financial companies led U.S. stock declines, said Edwin Paz, a Lima-based trader with Provalor SAB.
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