Chile has a long-standing mining tradition. Since pre-Columbian times the extraction of its mineral riches has been key to the country´s development. Located at the south western edge of South America, Chile has an abundance of minerals such as copper, nitrates, iodine, molybdenum, silver, gold, cobalt, lithium, rare earths, among other natural resources. Its strategic position, thanks to its extensive coastline, geological potential and political stability, make it an important investment destination.
This edition includes 32 medium-scale mining projects, of which 7 are classified as exploitation projects represent an estimated investment of US $ 650 million, and 25 as exploration projects
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