Asset Report

Yauricocha zinc mine



You can pay by card or invoice



You can pay by card or invoice

Get this Asset Report as part of a subscription

Enquire about subscriptions

Already have a subscription? Sign In

Further information

Pay by Invoice or Credit Card FAQs

Contact us

Submit your details to receive further information about this report.

For details on how your data is used and stored, see our Privacy Notice.

Report summary

Yauricocha mine is located in the Alis district, Yauyos province, department of Lima. It is an underground polymetallic mine that utilises sublevel block caving and cut-and-fill mining methods, which has been in continuous commercial production since 1948. Ore is processed by conventional crushing-grinding-flotation, with a single crushing stage and two parallel circuits used to treat the different ore types. The polymetallic ore circuit had a nominal capacity of 2,100tpd and the oxide ore circuit has a nominal capacity of 600tpd. Sierra Metals reported in the 2016 Annual Report that the Chumpe processing plant was soon to be permitted to produce 3,000tpd.

What's included

This report contains

  • Document

    Yauricocha zinc mine

    PDF 474.24 KB

  • Document

    Yauricocha zinc mine.xls

    XLS 566.50 KB

Table of contents

Tables and charts

This report includes 4 images and tables including:


  • Key facts: Table 1
  • Reserves and resources: Table 1
  • Reserves and resources: Table 2


  • Detailed map

You may be interested in

Questions about this report?

  • Europe:
    +44 131 243 4400
  • Americas:
    +1 713 470 1600
  • Asia Pacific:
    +65 6518 0800