밤새 해외 증시의 혼조세 가운데, 화요일 호주 증시는 보합세로 출발했다. 장 초반, S&P/ASX200 지수는 0.1% 하락한 4433.8포인트를, AO 지수는 0.1% 하락한 4462.3포인트를 기록했다.
Today its activities are mainly concentrated in Chile where it owns and operates three copper mines, Los Pelambres, El Tesoro and Michilla, with a total production of 428 thousand tonnes in 2007, at an average cash cost of 31.6 c/lb. Additionally the Company owns the Esperanza Project, which is expected to produce around 200 thousand tonnes of copper and 230 thousand ounces of gold from 2011 onward.
The Group's mining division, Antofagasta Minerals, is also actively involved in exploration particularly in Chile, Ecuador, Zambia and Pakistan.