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Antofagasta delivers bumper final dividend

London-listed copper miner Antofagasta has shown its commitment to shareholder returns with a bumper final dividend of US48.5c, 52% higher than consensus forecasts.

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Antofagasta's Los Pelambres mine is a sulphide deposit 240km north east of Santiago

The latest payout meant a full year dividend of 54.7c/sh, equating to 100% of underlying earnings per share and over and above the company's minimum payout policy of 35%.