Hochschiild is a leading underground precious metals producer focusing on high grade silver and gold deposits, with over 50 years’ operating experience in the Americas. it currently operate four underground mines, three located in southern Peru and one in southern Argentina. All mines are underground operations with epithermal vein mines and the principal mining method used is cut and fill. The ore is processed into silver-gold concentrate or dore.
In 2016, the company produced 17.3 million attributable ounces of silver and 246 thousand attributable ounces of gold and it has a production target of 37.0 million attributable silver equivalent ounces for 2017.
Hochschild Mining plc is listed on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange and is headquartered in Lima, Peru. In addition, the Group has an office in Argentina and a corporate office in London.