The Lima General Index (IGBVL) fell 0.8 percent to 21,967.93. The MSCI All Peru Capped Index slid 0.8 percent to 2,858.55.
Cia. Minera Atacocha SA (ATACOBC1 PE), the Lima-based silver and zinc mining company, fell 5.4 percent to 52 centimos after silver declined in New York, said Arlen Lahura, a trader at brokerage Coril SAB in Lima.
Volcan Cia. Minera SAA (VOLCABC1 PE), Peru’s largest silver and zinc producer, dropped 1.6 percent to 3.15 soles.
Cia. de Minas Buenaventura SAA (BVN PE), the country’s biggest precious-metals miner, declined 2 percent to $39.60.
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