Work Area: Mining & metals

Several LatAm firms in US$3.2 billion cross-border salt mining deal

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP in Los Angeles and Munich, Claro & Cía in Santiago and Brazil's Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados have helped US holding company Stone Canyon Industries acquire German chemicals company K+S’ salt mining business in Brazil, Chile, Peru, Canada and the US for US$3.2 billion.

11 November 2020

Canadian cross-border mining refinancing calls on Peruvian firms

Canada’s Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP, Estudio Echecopar member firm of Baker McKenzie International in Lima and Conyers Dill & Pearman LLP in Bermuda have helped Canadian miner Trevali obtain a US$170 million refinancing.

05 November 2020

Cuatrecasas and Dentons in Peruvian mining deal

Cuatrecasas’ Lima office has helped Canadian mining group Hudbay acquire a controlling stake in a Peruvian mining company from counterpart Globetrotter Resources for US$30 million.

04 November 2020

Multiple firms help Peruvian miner agree loan extension

Linklaters in London and Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez Abogados in Lima have helped Peruvian miner Gold Fields La Cima extend the term of a US$150 million loan until 2021.

03 September 2020

Siqueira Castro adds firepower to its mining practice

Latin Lawyer 250 firm Siqueira Castro Advogados has hired the founding partner of boutique Visconti Law to head its mining practice.

01 September 2020

Several firms guide Mexican miner to notes issuance

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York and Ritch, Mueller, Heather y Nicolau, SC in Mexico City have helped Mexican miner Industrias Peñoles issue US$600 million worth of notes across two offerings.

19 August 2020

Canadian miner raises funds for gold project in Colombia

Wildeboer Dellelce LLP in Toronto and Dentons in Calgary and Bogotá have helped Canadian miner Caldas Gold raise US$37 million in an equity issuance to expand its mining operations in Colombia.

07 August 2020

Brazilian and Peruvian firms in cross-border mining issuance

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York and São Paulo and Elvinger Hoss Prussen in Luxembourg have helped Luxembourg-based mining company Nexa Resources issue notes worth US$500 million.

10 July 2020

Peruvian miner gets US$250 million credit line

Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados in Lima and Sullivan & Cromwell LLP in New York have helped Peruvian mining company Compañia Minera Antamina obtain a US$250 million loan from Scotiabank.

17 June 2020

Mexican metal maker gets IDB Invest loan for new plant

Mexican metals company Arzyz has hired Canales, Dávila, De la Paz, Enriquez, Sáenz, Leal, SC in Monterrey to obtain a US$66 million loan from IDB Invest to fund the construction of an aluminium recycling plant.

15 June 2020

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