Grupo Mexico Sells American Limestone Company to CSR America for $211M. Grupo Mexico Forms Americas Mining Corporation (AMC) to include ASARCO, SPCC and Minero Mexico, to be headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona.
ASARCO suspends operations at East Helena, an original M. Guggenheim facility. ASARCO suspends operations at the Tennessee Mines Division. ASARCO reduces mine production at Mission by 61 percent.
ASARCO reduces mine production at Mission to 15% of total capacity.
ASARCO sells its interest in SPCC to AMC
ASARCO files Chapter 11 Proceedings for five non-operating, dormant subsidiaries. ASARCO files Chapter 11 Proceedings on August 10th..
ASARCO closes the Globe (Denver) High-Purity Metals plant; the last of the original M. Guggenheim facilities.
Sterlite Industries Agrees to Purchase ASARCO for $2.6 Billion; later withdraws bid
ASARCO Emerges from Bankruptcy and Re-integrates into Grupo Mexico