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Pinto Valley

Pinto Valley is an open pit copper mine and associated milling, located 125 kilometres east of Phoenix in Arizona, US.

Key Operational Facts
Location Arizona, US
Primary product mined Copper
By-products Molybdenum, silver
Ownership 100%
Mining type Open pit
Mine life remaining (years) 22

2016 Mill throughput (tonnes per day)

56,200
2016 Production (tonnes) 68,900

2016 Grade* (Cu%)

0.37
Workforce (including contract employees) 607

*Grade estimated based on concentrate production.