Preliminary Study on the Management System of Mineral Resources in Peru
International Journal of Natural Resource Ecology and Management
Volume 5, Issue 2, June 2020, Pages: 57-63
Received: Nov. 4, 2019; Accepted: Nov. 29, 2019; Published: Apr. 28, 2020
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Aiyin Li, No. 1 Institute of Geology and Mineral Resources of Shandong Province, Jinan, China
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Peru is located in the western part of South America, with Ecuador and Colombia to the north, Brazil and Bolivia to the east, Chile to the south and the Pacific Ocean to the west. The Andean metallogenic belt throughout the country, has excellent ore-forming conditions and rich mineral resources. It is one of the 12th largest mineral producing countries in the world, and its total mineral resources ranks seventh in the world. Mining occupies an important position in Peru’s economy. The main minerals are copper, silver, zinc, tin, gold, iron, tungsten, tantalum, lead. The reserves of copper, silver, zinc and tin are among the top in the world. In recent years, global mineral prices continued to run low, Peru’s mining enterprises capital chain tight and operational difficulties, in order to get rid of the mining industry downturn, the Peruvian government has issued a series of tax policies and preferential measures, provide opportunities for foreign enterprises to enter Peru’s mining market. The author collected and collated relevant data through field trips, the main research is based on Peru's mining management department, mining management system, classification and application of mining rights, land and mining taxes and fees, and a preliminary analysis of the country's mining market. Before entering the mining market in Peru, suggested companies should take advantage of our strengths, select own familiar ways of cooperation, comprehensive investigate cooperative partners, and pay attention to avoid risks.
Mineral Resources, Mining, Companies, Peru
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Aiyin Li, Preliminary Study on the Management System of Mineral Resources in Peru, International Journal of Natural Resource Ecology and Management. Vol. 5, No. 2, 2020, pp. 57-63. doi: 10.11648/j.ijnrem.20200502.14
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