Mining and metals companies
Southern Copper Corporation is a mining company that was founded in 1952. The company specialises in producing copper, molybdenum, zinc, lead, coal and silver. Southern Copper's mining, smelting and refining facilities are located in Peru and Mexico.
Engagement with the EITI
Southern Copper played an important role in Peru's process in achieving meaningful progress in implementing the EITI Standard in 2012. The company is a member of the multi-stakeholder group (MSG) in Peru and has participated in EITI reporting since 2007. Similarly, Southern Copper has been an active member of the MSG in Mexico since Mexico became an EITI implementing country in October 2017.
At an international level, Carlos Aranda, Manager Technical Services, represents Southern Copper Corporation on the EITI Board 2019-2022 as part of the company constituency.
Southern Copper Corporation annually discloses payments to governments through its 10-K and 10-Q forms, available here.