European copper miners exceeded expectations for copper production in 2018
Atalaya Mining Co. released its fourth quarter output data and 2019 output indicators on January 15.
Its Spanish copper mine produced 11,172 tons of copper in the fourth quarter of 2018, up 29% year-on-year, setting a new quarterly record again.
In the whole year of 2018, the production of red metals was 42,114 tons, exceeding the company's target of 1,114 tons.
Overall, this year's output is 13% higher than the 37,164 tons in 2017.