Sociedad Punta del Cobre SA operates in the Iron ores sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Sociedad Punta del Cobre SA with three other
iron ore producers in Latin America:
sales of 94.63 billion Brazilian Reals [US$30.26 billion]
of which 74%
was Ferrous minerals),
Shougang Hierro Peru SAA
(1.23 billion Peruvian New Sols [US$380.42 million]
Compania Minera Santa Luisa S.A.
based in Peru
(154.62 million Peruvian New Sols [US$47.63 million]
Sociedad Punta del Cobre SA reported sales of 130.42 billion Chilean Pesos (US$195.64 million)
December of 2016.
a very small
increase of 1.3%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were 128.75 billion Chilean Pesos.
Despite this increase, sales are still
below the level achieved in 2014, when Sociedad Punta del Cobre SA
reported sales of 144.14 billion Chilean Pesos.
The sales level in 2016 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2011, Sociedad Punta del Cobre SA had sales
of 128.43 billion Chilean Pesos.
Sales of Copper Concentrates saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
4.4% in 2016, from
111.18 billion Chilean Pesos to 116.06 billion Chilean Pesos.
Not all segments of Sociedad Punta del Cobre SA experienced an increase in sales in 2016:
sales of Copper Cathodes fell 18.3% to 14.36 billion Chilean Pesos.