Operations

Overview

The Cozamin Mine is located 3.8 km north-northwest of Zacatecas City in the mineral-rich state of Zacatecas, Mexico. Cozamin is a copper-silver underground mine with a surface milling facility.

Key Operational Facts
Location Zacatecas, Mexico
Primary product mined Copper
By-products Silver, zinc, lead
Ownership 100%
Workforce (including contract employees) 850
Estimated mine life 2022
Mining type Underground
Current operating throughput (tonnes per day) 3,200
Production (2012) (M lbs Cu) 46.9
Grade (Cu %) 1.42
Contained metal in reserves (M lbs Cu) 262

Additional information on Capstone's Mineral Reserves and Mineral Resources is available here.