BRIEF-Grupo Mexico sees Tia Maria copper mine producing in 2017

jueves 16 de abril de 2015 13:44 GYT

April 16 (Reuters) - Grupo Mexico :

* Grupo Mexico says expects Tia Maria mine project in Peru to begin operating halfway through 2017

* Grupo Mexico expects the Tia Maria project to produce 120,000 metric tons of copper cathodes a year

* Grupo Mexico says subsidiary Southern Copper expects total investment in tia maria project to be up to $1.4 billion Further company coverage:

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