BVN Profile — Compania de Minas Buenaventura S.A.
Compania de Minas Buenaventura is a precious metals mining group based in Peru. Co. is engaged in the extraction, processing and marketing of polymetallic minerals, primarily silver but also gold, zinc, lead and copper. Co. principally produces refined gold and silver, either as concentrates or dorÃ© bars, and other metals such as lead, zinc and copper as concentrates that Co. distributes and sells locally and internationally. Co., through its subsidiaries, is also engaged in the exploitation of oil, in providing engineering services related to mining operations and in providing electric energy to mining companies. Additionally, Co. holds interests in other mining companies.