SOUTHERN COPPER CORPORATION (“SCC”)
October 18, 2012 – Southern Copper Corporation (NYSE and LSE: SCCO) announced today a quarterly dividend of
$2.75 per share of common stock, payable on November 21, 2012, to shareholders of record at the close of business
on November 08, 2012.
Southern Copper Corporation is one of the largest integrated copper producers in the world and has the largest
copper reserves of the industry. We are a NYSE and Lima Stock Exchange listed company that is 81.3% owned by
Grupo Mexico, a Mexican company listed on the Mexican Stock Exchange. The remaining 18.7% ownership interest
is held by the international investment community. We operate mining units and metallurgical facilities in Mexico,
Peru and conduct exploration activities in Argentina, Chile, Ecuador, Mexico and Peru.