Metso continues to expand its global service centre network by opening mining service centres in Peru and Mexico. The investments, worth in total -Ç6 million, are in line with Metso´s long-term strategy to strengthen its local services presence close to its customers. Metso already serves its mining and construction customers from over 50 service centres around the world. A new centre is also in the process of being built in Mesa, Arizona, US and in Labrador City in Canada. Above -Ç20 billion investments in mining projects within next five years will boost demand for Metso´s mining services in Peru. The new service centre strengthens Metso´s already solid position in South America and provides access and direct contact with the biggest mining companies in the area.