Mineral Resources

Business Fields

  • Copper Mining Project
  • Copper and Molybdenum Trading Business

Business Unit Overview

Sumitomo Corporation's mineral resources business in Chile consists of investments in mining projects and the trading business for non-ferrous metal products.

Sumitomo Corporation is involved in the trading of copper concentrate and molybdenum products sourced from Chilean mines, exported mainly to Asian markets.

We hold a minor stake in Candelaria and Ojos del Salado copper mines, and Quebrada Blanca copper and molybdenum mines.

Subsidiaries, Associated Companies and Investments

  • Candelaria and Ojos del Salado
  • Teck Quebrada Blanca