Tizapa zinc mine
Tizapa operates an underground mine with a conventional 2.63kt/d Cu-Pb-Zn ore concentrator. It is located in the municipality of Zacazonapan, 67km from the Toluca de Lerdo city. Part of the lead and zinc concentrates are sent to the Met-Mex metallurgical complex owned by Peñoles and the rest is exported. January 2017 reserves and resources estimates suggest mine life to 2038. Wood Mackenzie’s asset reports are built from the bottom up, incorporating a number of granular data metrics to ultimately produce our industry standard cash operating costs. This report contains a detailed asset note giving you a holistic view of the asset, including an operational overview through to a timeline of events from inception to now. This qualitative analysis is supplemented by the associated Excel download which enables interrogation of a whole series of cost and production metrics over the life of the asset.