The Cactus Mine

Welcome to Arizona Sonoran Copper Company (“ASCU”), an emerging copper developer and near-term producer in the USA, focused on responsible and respectful mining which we consider Our Core Values. The Company’s pipeline of porphyry copper assets are located on private land in Arizona.


  • Brownfield, Scalable Development Project in a Tier 1 Jurisdiction
  • Robust Project Economics with an 18 year mine life
  • Low Risk Development with State- and County-Led Permitting Framework
  • Significant Upside Potential from In-pit and Near-Pit Opportunities
  • Supportive Copper Market Fundamentals
  • Experienced Leadership Team and Strong, Supportive Sponsors

The Cactus Mine Project

ASCU's re-development plan for the Cactus Project is underpinned by a multi-billion pound Mineral Resource base. The Company believes that significant opportunities exist to scale the Mineral Resource base through in-pit and near-pit organic expansion opportunities.

Press Releases

August 9, 2021

Arizona Sonoran announces AGM Results

July 26, 2021

Arizona Sonoran Appoints Rita Adiani as SVP Strategy and Corporate Development

July 22, 2021

Elim Mining Changes Name to Become Arizona Sonoran Copper Company