Bloomberg Anywhere Remote Login Bloomberg Terminal Request a Demo


Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.


Financial Products

Enterprise Products


Customer Support

  • Americas

    +1 212 318 2000

  • Europe, Middle East, & Africa

    +44 20 7330 7500

  • Asia Pacific

    +65 6212 1000


Industry Products

Media Services

Follow Us

September 03, 2015 11:02 PM ET

Metals and Mining

Company Overview of Antofagasta Minerals S.A.

Company Overview

Antofagasta Minerals S.A. explores, produces, and sells copper and other minerals. The company produces copper concentrate and copper cathodes, gold, silver, and molybdenum. It sells its copper concentrate to smelters to extract silver and gold; and molybdenum concentrate for processing and refining. The company undertakes projects in Santiago, Chile; and Saint Paul, Minnesota. Antofagasta Minerals S.A. was formerly known as Anaconda Chile S.A. The company was founded in 1980 and is based in Las Condes, Chile with additional offices in Toronto, Canada; Lima, Peru; London, United Kingdom; Shanghai, China; and Queensland, Australia. It also has operations in Antofagasta, Chile; and exploration...

Av. Apoquindo 4001

Piso 18

Las Condes,  7550162


Founded in 1980


56 2 798 7000


56 2 798 7445

Key Executives for Antofagasta Minerals S.A.

Chief Executive Officer
Age: 51
Vice-President of Operations
Chief Executive Officer of Antofagasta Plc
Age: 66
Managing Director
Age: 82
Vice-President of Legal
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

Antofagasta Minerals S.A. Key Developments

Antofagasta Minerals S.A. Presents at Australian Copper Conference, Jun-16-2015

Antofagasta Minerals S.A. Presents at Australian Copper Conference, Jun-16-2015 . Venue: Hilton Brisbane Hotel, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.

Appeals Court Rules in Favor of Antofagasta Minerals

A Chilean court of appeals has ruled unanimously in favor of Antofagasta Minerals over the El Mauro tailings dam of its Los Pelambres mine in northern Coquimbo region (IV). The La Serena court of appeals rejected a lawsuit filed by the residents of the town of Caimanes that claimed the tailings dam was unsafe. The El Mauro tailings dam is at the center of a dispute between the company and residents of Caimanes, who claim it has dried up a local stream and contaminated underground aquifers. The company is also waiting to hear a decision on a separate lawsuit filed in the La Serena court, after a lower court ruling ordered the partial or complete demolition of the dam's wall.

Local Judge Orders Antofagasta about the Complete or Partial Demolition of the Dam's Wall

A local judge ordered the complete or partial demolition of the dam's wall, citing the failure to comply with an October supreme court ruling ordering the Antofagasta to revamp the tailings dam so it would not cut off water to the local village of Caimanes. According to the supreme court ruling, the tailings dam has infiltrated underground aquifers and blocked the normal water course of the Pupo creek that supplies water to Caimanes. The company said it will appeal the lower court's decision, as the judge issued its ruling without waiting for a report from the national water authority that the judge himself had commissioned.

Similar Private Companies By Industry

Company Name Region
Empresa Nacional de Minería Americas
Minera Valle Central S.A. Americas
Compañía Minera Can-Can S.A. Americas
DMC Newco Pty Ltd. Americas
Medinah Mining (Chile) S.A. Americas

Recent Private Companies Transactions

November 18, 2014
Chemical & Mining Co. of Chile Inc., Mining Rights

Stock Quotes

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Lookup

Most Searched Private Companies

Company Name Geographic Region
Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law United States
NYC2012, Inc. United States
Bertelsmann AG Europe
Rush University United States
Citizens Budget Commission United States

Sponsored Financial Commentaries

Sponsored Links

Report Data Issue

To contact Antofagasta Minerals S.A., please visit Company data is provided by Capital IQ. Please use this form to report any data issues.

Please enter your information in the following field(s):
Update Needed*

All data changes require verification from public sources. Please include the correct value or values and a source where we can verify.

Your requested update has been submitted

Our data partners will research the update request and update the information on this page if necessary. Research and follow-up could take several weeks. If you have questions, you can contact them at