The Agency for the Regulation and Control of Mining issued the new Regulations for the control of mineral exports  which establishes the procedure for controlling mineral exports and the requirements for obtaining the “Mineral Export Certificate”. The Resolution states:
- A Mineral Export Certificate is required for the export of minerals. The Regulations establish the requirements, the procedure and timeframes for obtaining the certificate. These include:
- Packing List – a list of the content of the cargo being exported.
- Electronic sales invoice for the minerals.
- Production Certificate
- Customs Export Document (DAE)
- The Agency for the Regulation and Control of Mining will appoint the qualified inspection agency and/or test laboratory to take samples. The Regulations establish the procedure for taking samples.
- The test results will be binding for royalty payments and other obligations with the state.
- The holder of the mining right will pay the costs of the lab tests on the samples and the test witness.
- Once compliance with the requirements has been verified and samples have been taken, the Regional Coordinator will issue the “Mineral Export Certificate”.
- The value of the grade of the minerals reported in the Production Certificate cannot be more than 3% regarding the value of the grade obtained from the sample tests.
- If there is a variation in the results of the lab analysis of the exported minerals, there will be a resettlement of the royalties or withholdings for the export; and a penalty of 20 basic consolidated remunerations.
 Resolution No. 002-005-2019-DIR-ARCOM, published in Official Register No. 23 on August 22, 2019.