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

  • Water

    The company has contributed in the reconstruction of more than 16 km of irrigation canals in the town of Pica.

  • Energy

    100% use of renewable electric energy by 2020.

  • Social Investment

    Mainly focused on 4 areas: public space and environment; productive development; social and cultural development; and education.

  • Copper

    In 2019 Collahuasi achieved a historical production of copper of 565 thousand tons, equivalent to 9,8% of the total production of Chile.

  • Educational Foundation

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

  • Efficient

    In 2018 we continue to be efficient in the use of water resources, with 76.7% of water recirculation in the process.

  • GDP

    We contribute economically with an equivalent of 35.5% to the GDP of the Tarapacá region, and 1.24% of the GDP of Chile in 2018.

  • Job

    In 2018, by generating direct and indirect employment, we positively impacted almost 18,000 people across the country.

  • Carbon Footprint

    In 2018, we achieved a GHG reduction of 15% compared to the previous year.

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Highlights

Tienda Napas de Pica fortalece medidas sanitarias de su negocio apoyado por “Impulso Tarapacá”

Tras un año de inactividad, esta MiPyme comenzó a reactivar sus actividades luego de recibir el beneficio de infraestructura y mobiliario, que le permitió incorporar nuevas medidas de prevención y con ello retomar la venta de sus productos. Un tótem con termómetro, dispensador de alcohol gel y separadores de ambiente es parte de la implementación, que está aportando seguridad en la atención de sus clientes.

Comunidad de Chanavayita recibió obra de remodelada Parroquia María Estrella del Mar

300 familias del borde costero cumplieron el sueño de restaurar su iglesia, tras años de deterioro por el paso del tiempo y el clima. La parroquia fue renovada completamente, gracias al trabajo conjunto de la comunidad, el Obispado de Iquique y Collahuasi.

Emprendedores de Pica reactivan sus negocios y refuerzan medidas de prevención de la mano del “Plan Impulso Tarapacá”

Diez hoteles y restaurantes piqueños recibieron tótems con termómetros, dispensadores de alcohol gel, pediluvios y separadores acrílicos, gracias al “Plan Impulso Tarapacá” de Collahuasi. Esto les permitirá una reapertura bajo altos estándares de seguridad, cumpliendo con todas las exigencias sanitarias en el marco de la pandemia.

Ganadores de los concursos del décimo aniversario del Museo “Corbeta Esmeralda” fueron reconocidos en ceremonia virtual

La Corporación Patrimonio Marítimo de Chile y Compañía Minera Doña Inés de Collahuasi se reunieron en una ceremonia online con los integrantes del jurado y ganadores de los concursos de fotografía.

Images of Tarapacá and Collahuasi