Timetric's 'Precious Metals Mining in Chile to 2020' report comprehensively covers Chilean reserves of gold and silver (precious metals), reserves by country, the historic and forecast data on gold and silver production and prices and historic and forecast gold production by selected mines.
The report also includes factors affecting demand for gold and silver, profiles of major precious metals producing companies and information on the active, exploration and development gold and silver projects.
The Fiscal Regime section provides information about the country’s regulatory authority, laws, licenses and other fiscal regime information such as taxes, rates and other charges applicable to the mining of the commodity in the country.
It is an essential tool for companies active in Chilean mining and for new competitors considering entering the industry.
Chile has substantial reserves of copper, gold, silver, coal, lead, zinc and iron ore. The mining industry is significant to the country’s economy, having contributed 13% towards Chilean gross domestic product (GDP) in 2015.
Chile had the world’s fourth-largest metal reserves of gold as of January 2015, at 3,900 tonnes (t) as well as the world’s third-largest silver reserves, at 77,000t at the end of 2015. Gold is mainly found in the Antofagasta, Atacama and Elqui provinces, while silver reserves are located in Antofagasta and Atacama.
The report contains an overview of the Chilean precious metals (gold and silver) mining industry together with the key factors affecting the industry and demand for the commodities.
It also provides information about Chilean precious metal reserves, historic and forecast data on gold and silver production, the competitive landscape and active, exploration and development precious metal projects.Reasons To Buy
Gain an understanding of the gold and silver (precious metals) mining industry in Chile, gold and silver reserves, historic and forecast data on precious metals production, gold and silver prices, demand drivers, active, exploration and development precious metals projects, the competitive landscape and the country's fiscal regime.Key Highlights
Chile was the world's fifth-largest silver producer in 2015, and was the thirteenth-largest gold producer in 2014.
Gold is mainly found in the Antofagasta, Atacama and Elqui provinces, while silver reserves are located in Antofagasta and Atacama.
The Ministry of Mining and Ministry of Environment is the main authority that governs the mining industry in Chile. The Mining Code and the Organic Constitutional Law on Mining Concessions are responsible for granting mining concessions for either exploration or exploitation.