Amerigo Resources Ltd. is a Canada-based company engaged in the production of copper and molybdenum concentrates through its subsidiary, Minera Valle Central S.A. (MVC). MVC is engaged in the business of processing copper tailings in Chile. MVC's processing facilities are located in Region VI (Libertador Bernardo O'Higgins Region) of central Chile. The site is approximately eight kilometers east of the city of Rancagua and over 90 kilometers south of Santiago. MVC is involved in reprocessing tailings generated from the El Teniente mine. El Teniente is a porphyry copper-molybdenum deposit located in the Andes of central Chile. MVC processes both fresh tailings, historic tailings from the Colihues tailings deposit located south of the MVC plant, and historic tailings from the Cauquenes tailings deposit located next to the Colihues deposit. MVC processes approximately 124,000 tons per day of fresh tailings and over 58,000 tons per day of historic tailings from Cauquenes.