Peruvian Iron Ore production declines 9.04% in August
LIMA (Scrap Register): Peruvian iron ore production in August declined 9.04 percent, year-on-year, to 892,834 tonnes, according to latest data from the ministry of energy and mines.
Iron ore production during January-August reached 6.2 million tonnes, down 7.45% from 6.69 million tonnes in the corresponding period last year.
Peru's Copper production rose 4% year-on-year to 215426 tonnes in August. Production during the first eight months of 2019 reached 1.61 million tonnes, up 2.18% from the corresponding period last year.