Mining at the Antas open pit was completed in June 2021 and it is transitioning into the first hub at Carajás East.

Its existing processing plant will continue to be used to process ore from new satellite mines, including Pedra Branca.

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Status: Transitioning into Carajás East Hub  
Location: in the municipality of Curionópolis, Pará, Brazil 
Processing method: Ore sorting, conventional crushing, grinding, flotation and filtration 



  • 2016
    • Mine entered commercial production.
  • 2018
    • OZ Minerals acquires Avanco Resources – includes projects in the Carajás Copper Region and the Gurupi Greenstone Belt.
  • 2021
    • Mining at Antas Open Pit complete, transition to Carajás East Processing Hub

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