Chinalco Mining (03668.HK): Toromocho Project starts production Tue
BEIJING, Dec. 12 (Xinhua) – Chinalco Mining Corporation International (03668.HK), a mining subsidiary of the Aluminum Corp. of China (Chinalco), officially started production at its Toromocho copper project located in central Peru on Tuesday, according to the Hong Kong-listed company.
The project is expected to produce 250,000 metric tons (tonnes) of refined copper annually, according to Liu Xiangmin, senior vice president of the Aluminum Corp. of China Ltd, or Chalco (601600.SH; ACH.NYSE; 02600.HK), earlier at the China Mining 2013 held from November 2 to 5 in Tianjin municipality.
Chinaclo, China's top aluminum producer, is also the parent of Chalco. (Edited by Hu Pingchao, firstname.lastname@example.org)