Codelco Copper Mine, Chile

Last Modified: Sun Jul 01 2018 13:44:25 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 10%
    Percentage of the world's known proven and probable copper reserves held in the mine, making it the world's largest copper mine.
  • 11%
    Percentage of the global annual copper output - the most from any one copper mine - comes from Codelco.
  • 1.8 million metric tonnes
    Production in 2017.
  • $2.88 billion
    Profit in 2017 - all of which was passed on to the Chilean govt. since the mine is entirely state owned.