BHP says expanded Spence mine in Chile to hit full production within 12 months

Global miner BHP said it expected to hit full capacity production following the expansion of its Spence copper mine within 12 months and be producing 300,000 tonnes per year up until at least 2026. BHP has built a new, $2.46 billion concentrator plant that can process 95,000 tonnes of raw material per day, extending the useful life of facility in northern Chile by more than 50 years.

Source: Financial Post