Hudbay announces resumption of full production at its Lalor
TORONTO, June 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Hudbay Minerals Inc. (“Hudbay” or the “Company”) (TSX, NYSE: HBM) today announced the resumption of production at its Lalor mine in Snow Lake, Manitoba after a fatal incident on June 19, 2021. Lifting operations resumed on June 23 and production has since returned to low normal levels.
Hudbay (TSX, NYSE: HBM) is a diversified mining company primarily producing copper concentrate (containing copper, gold and silver) and zinc metal. Directly and through its subsidiaries, Hudbay owns three polymetallic mines, four ore concentrators and a zinc production plant in northern Manitoba and Saskatchewan (Canada) and in Cusco (Peru), and projects for copper in Arizona and Nevada (United States). The company’s growth strategy is focused on exploring, developing, operating and optimizing properties it already controls, as well as other mining assets it may acquire that meet its strategic criteria. . Hudbay’s vision is to be a leading, responsible operator of long-life, low-cost mines in the Americas. Hudbay’s mission is to create sustainable value through the acquisition, development and exploitation of high quality, long-lived deposits with exploration potential in jurisdictions that support responsible mining, and to see the regions and communities in which the company operates benefit from its presence. The Company is governed by the Canada Business Corporations Act and its shares are listed under the symbol “HBM” on the Toronto Stock Exchange, New York Stock Exchange and Bolsa de Valores de Lima. More information about Hudbay can be found at www.hudbay.com.
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