About Atacama Copper Corporation
Atacama Copper Corporation is a TSX-V listed company focused in copper, engaged in the acquisition, exploration and development of mineral properties in Chile.
The company explores for copper deposits. It owns 100% interest in the Placeton copper property that covers an area of approximately 7,257 hectares situated in the Atacama mineral belt in Chile’s 3rd region between Relincho copper and El Morro copper - gold projects, a JV between TECK and Newmont Mining company named NuevaUnión project. In addition, Atacama Copper Corporation owns El Cofre copper-cobalt-gold property in the most prolific cobalt belt of Chile that covers an area of approximately 6,272 hectares located in the Atacama Province of Chile’s 3rd region. The company is headquartered in Calgary, Canada.
The Chile Properties
The Placeton properties are located approximately 650 kilometers north of Santiago close to the city of Vallenar in northern Chile. Placeton, Caballo Muerto and Los Naranjos are located within the Tertiary porphyry copper environment. El Cofre is located 30 kilometers west of Vallenar city on the Atacama fault trace on the northern extension of the San Juan Cu-Au-Co district.