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Huaron

Pasco, Peru

  • 3.7 Moz silver produced*
  • 1.15 koz gold produced*
  • $1.35 cash costs per ounce*
*See footnote

Polymetallic Silver Mine

Mechanization of the mining methods at Huaron has improved efficiency and
reduced operating costs. 

Ownership

100%

Products

Silver-rich zinc, lead and copper concentrates

2C9A2338
OPERATIONS

Mining & Processing

MINE TYPE:

AVERAGE PLANT THROUGHPUT:
Underground 2,500 TPD

Huaron operates an 870,000 tonne per year nominal capacity mill using froth induced flotation technology to produce silver in copper, lead, and zinc concentrates. The mill flowsheet consists of three-stage crushing, ball mill grinding, and selective flotation of the ore to concentrates, followed by thickening and filtering of the concentrates.

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geology mineralization huaron
RESOURCE

Geology & Mineralization

RESERVES:
52.4 Moz

Huaron is a hydrothermal polymetallic deposit of silver, lead, zinc, and copper occurring in veins parallel to the main fault systems, in mantos, and as dissemination in volcanic intrusions at vein intersections. The mineralized veins vary from a few centimetres to up to 10 metres wide, and may extend along strike for up to 1,800 metres.

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Recent Operating Performance

To learn more about the performance of our Huaron mine, see the Individual Mine Performance section of Pan American Silver’s most recent Management’s Discussion and Analysis.

Quarterly Reports

 

CORPORATE SUSTAINABILITY

Pan American Silver is determined to conduct its business in a responsible and sustainable manner. 

0 84%
significant environmental incidents occurred at our operations of the revenue generated by our mines remains in the countries where we operate

Corporate Team

People are Pan American Silver’s most important asset. Our people provide the intelligence, ideas and the energy that drive our industry-leading performance.

7,630 99%
total employees and contractors of our employees are from the countries where we operate

WE'RE GROWING OUR TEAM

Pan American Silver embraces the diversity of our workforce and the communities where we operate. Learn more about opportunities with our company.

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Footnote:

For the period ended Dec. 31, 2017. Cash costs per ounce is a non-GAAP measure; please refer to the Non-GAAP Measures