Santiago Precious Metals announces update on operations in Argentina due to COVID-19

Santiago Precious Metals today announced that it will start its operations in Argentina but will run at limited capacity in order to comply with COVID-19 rules.

Online PR News – 03-October-2020 – SANTIAGO/REGION METROPOLITANA – The government of Argentina have imposed strict rules in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and stated that the new safety rules will come into effect from 1st October 2020.

Santiago Precious Metals’ Chief Operations Officer, Mr. Francisco Joaquin Montero commented on the mining operations in Argentina saying “We are extremely excited to be getting back to work in Argentina. Our mining project located in San Antonio de los Cobres will be operating at minimum production capacity in order to comply with Argentina’s safe working guidelines.”

“Santiago Precious Metals will take extreme care and follow all codes of conduct, care and maintenance at our operation here. We are here to sustain the appropriate safety and environmental systems, and to gradually get back to running at full capacity and try to have a good last production quarter,” added Francisco Joaquin Montero, Chief Operations Officer of Santiago Precious Metals.

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Santiago Precious Metals is a precious metal exploration and mining company focused on generating continued value for our shareholders through discovery, development and capitalization of deposits of precious metals such as gold, silver and platinum group metals.

Santiago Precious Metals combines conventional exploration methods with innovative techniques developed by Santiago Precious Metals’ team of industry specialists. Santiago Precious Metals conducts comprehensive searches utilizing satellite imagery, topographical mapping and aerial surveillance to identify areas with the geographic and geological characteristics frequently found in major gold, silver and platinum group metal producing areas.

Santiago Precious Metals combines our comprehensive search capabilities with a range of detailed on-the-ground exploration techniques, including sampling rock composition, water sediment testing and core sample analysis. This enables our exploration specialist to target the localities with the highest likelihood of containing high concentration of precious metal deposits.