GOOD ACCESS

The advantages of mining in Ecuador remain strong

Infrastructure

~10,000 km of improved highways

5 main ports

15 airports (5 new, 10 remodeled)

Energy and Water

90% clean energy

  • – 9 hydroelectric projects
  • – Over 8,300 MW of installed capacity by end of year

Abundant access to water

Work Force

Regionally competitive work force

MOUs signed for partnerships in human resource development with governments of Australia, Peru, and Chile

Mineral grades

Several of the highest-grade projects in the region, both for gold and copper

< 10% of territory explored