Sierra Metals Reports First Quarter 2021 Production Results
TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sierra Metals Inc. (TSX: SMT) (BVL: SMT) (NYSE AMERICAN: SMTS) (“Sierra Metals” or “the Company”) announces first quarter 2021 production results featuring 4.5% growth of consolidated ore throughput.
Results are from Sierra Metals’ three underground mines in Latin America: The Yauricocha polymetallic mine in Peru, and the Bolivar copper and Cusi silver mines in Mexico.
First Quarter 2021 Production Highlights
- Silver production of 1.0 million ounces; a 1% increase from Q1 2020
- Copper production of 7.9 million pounds; a 33% decrease from Q1 2020; mainly due to a temporary shift from copper-rich zones to lower grade polymetallic areas at Yauricocha caused by temporary operational…