Agua Rica mine

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Agua Rica mine
Catamarca Province
Country Argentina
Products Copper
Company yamana gold

The Agua Rica mine is a large copper mine located in the north-west of Argentina in Catamarca Province. Agua Rica represents one of the largest copper reserve in Argentina and in the world having estimated reserves of 384.9 million tonnes of ore grading 0.56% copper and 0.033% molybdenum.[1]


  1. ^ "Agua Rica Mine". 2012. Archived from the original on 2013-06-17. Retrieved 2013-07-02. 

Coordinates: 27°22′24″S 66°18′46″W / 27.3733°S 66.3128°W / -27.3733; -66.3128