About the Peñasquito Local Suppliers program
In 2020, Minera Peñasquito S.A. de C.V., subsidiary of Newmont Corporation and in charge of the operation of the Peñasquito mine in Mexico, created the “Local Content Superintendency” within its Supply Chain department. The Superintendency was designed to strengthen and optimize its local purchases and contracts with local micro, small and medium size enterprises (local MSMES) located in the Zacatecas state, where Peñasquito operates, with special emphasis in 25 communities located in the immediate area of operations.
The local content business platform is an initiative lead by the Local Content Superintendency of Peñasquito Supply Chain, to facilitate access to commercial information and training for companies in Zacatecas that may be interested in becoming suppliers to Minera Peñasquito.
By using this website, local entrepreneurs in Zacatecas State can better understand how Peñasquito does business whilst accessing information on business opportunities in a friendly way.
Peñasquito, located about 780 kilometres northwest of Mexico City, produces gold, silver, lead and zinc. There's an airport on site, and a 1,900-bed camp with full dining, laundry and recreational facilities. The operation has an open pit mine, Peñasco, and two processing facilities.
Minera Peñasquito interacts with 25 neighboring communities that are within our area of direct influence, distributed across three municipalities of the State of Zacatecas: Mazapil, Concepción del Oro and Melchor Ocampo, which collectively total more than 5,000 inhabitants.
Newmont is the world's leading gold company and a producer of copper, silver, zinc and lead. The Company's world-class portfolio of assets, prospects and talent is anchored in favorable mining jurisdictions in North America, South America, Australia and Africa.
Newmont is the only gold producer listed in the S&P 500 Index and is widely recognized for its principled environmental, social and governance practices. The Company is an industry leader in value creation, supported by robust safety standards, superior execution and technical proficiency. Newmont was founded in 1921 and has been publicly traded since 1925.
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