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Compañía Minera Poderosa S.A.

Poderosa is a gold mining company that has been operating in La Libertad region, Perú, since 1980. In 2022, the company produced more than 302,000 ounces of gold thanks to the effort of its 780 workers and 3,919 contractors. In 2007, the company founded Asociación Pataz, a non-profit organisation, to foster development in neighbouring communities; and in 2022 established Rurana, a social innovation centre, to strengthen our development projects from an innovative, entrepreneurial and technological approach.

Poderosa supports EITI as an ethical and transparency practice to generate trust between the extractive industry, the government and the society.

Statement of support

Strengthening transparency

Poderosa holds the ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015, ISO 45001:2018 and ISO 37001:2016 certifications, and also has a Zero Bribery Certification. Poderosa has also achieved the Socially Responsible Company Distinctive given by Peru Sostenible and CEMEFI. Poderosa has been reporting in line with the Global Reporting Initiative since 2009.

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