About Us

Because we are much more than copper, we lead a business of excellence with passion in order to build a better society.

What We Do

We operate one of the world’s largest copper deposits with an approach based on risk management and safety in order to develop a world-class mining operation.

Our People

We strive constantly to maintain constructive relations of permanent collaboration with our employees, providing opportunities for meeting and communication and fostering dialogue and mutual respect.

Sustainability

Sustainability is the Company’s central pillar and the framework which guides the way it does business and applies at all levels of the organisation, including people, projects, operations, installations and products

Communities

Collahuasi’s social investment focuses on areas such as education, local development, the promotion of tourism, conservation of heritage and the environment and the health of people where it can make a sustained contribution over time.

Collahuasi Educational Foundation

Collahuasi has channelled an important part of its social investment in recent years through the Educational Foundation it created in 2009.

Collahuasi at a glance

  • (Español) Agua

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  • Energy

    Thanks to a joint work the Autonomous Photovoltaic System of Copaquire and Tamentica was inaugurated, with this, the lighting of the Huatacondo creek with renewable energy for three different communities was completed.

  • Social Investment

    93% of social investment goes to education, local development and job creation.

  • Copper

    In 2017 Collahuasi achieved a historic copper production of 524 thousand tons, equivalent to 9.5% of the total production of Chile.

  • Educational Foundation

    30 educational establishments in the region are supported by the Collahuasi Educational Foundation.

  • Efficient

    In 2017 we continue to be efficient in the use of water resources, with 79.2% of water recirculation in the process.

  • GDP

    We contribute economically with an equivalent of 36.8% to the GDP of the Tarapacá region, and 1.16% of Chile’s GDP in 2017.

  • Job

    In 2017, through the generation of direct and indirect employment, we positively impacted more than 18,950 people throughout the country.

  • Carbon Footprint

    We are the only mining company in Chile that verifies its carbon footprint.

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Highlights

Impulso Pyme de Collahuasi entrega nuevo apoyo a 50 emprendedores locales para su reactivación económica

A la fecha, se han registrado más de 600 postulaciones al fondo concursable, por parte de microempresarios y emprendedores que se han visto afectados por daños en su infraestructura o complicaciones económicas.

Bomberos de Iquique reciben importante aporte de Collahuasi que moderniza su red de comunicaciones

Se trata de equipos de radio y bases radiales de comunicación, por un valor aproximado de 167 millones de pesos, donados por la compañía a iniciativa de sus trabajadores y supervisores.

Liceo Bicentenario Juan Pablo II de Alto Hospicio recibe Sello de Calidad del Consejo de Competencias Mineras

El plantel es el primer liceo técnico-profesional, que cuenta con este reconocimiento en la Región de Tarapacá y avala que su plan de estudio se encuentra alineado con los más altos estándares de capital humano, que requiere actualmente la industria minera.

95 estudiantes egresan de 4° medio en Liceo Juan Pablo II

Equipo educativo, familiares y autoridades acompañaron a los jóvenes de cuarto medio, quienes cerraron una etapa para dar continuidad al desarrollo de su futuro.

Images of Tarapacá and Collahuasi