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Chuquicamata copper smelter

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05 June 2018

Chuquicamata copper smelter

Report summary

The Chuquicamata smelter is located near Calama in the Antofagasta region and has a concentrate treatment capacity to 1.65Mt/a and a 555kt/a anode production capacity. Flash furnace and Teniente converter smelting technologies are used but there are plans to shut down the latter in 2015 to comply with the environmental regulations. 

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Tables and charts

This report includes 16 images and tables including:

  • Key facts: Table 1
  • Detailed map
  • Participation: Table 1
  • Production
  • Products: Table 1
  • Product allocation
  • Costs: Image 1
  • Costs: Table 1
  • Economic assumptions: Table 1
  • Summary and key issues: Table 1
  • Summary and key issues: Table 2
  • Summary and key issues: Table 3
  • Process overview: Image 1
  • Feed preparation
  • Smelting process
  • Process overview: Table 3

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