Silver Wheaton Corp is incorporated on August 23, 1994. The Company is a mining company engaged in sale of silver and gold. The Company currently has nine business segments, the silver produced by the Luismin, Zinkgruvan, Yauliyacu, Peñasquito, Cozamin, Barrick and Other mines, the silver and gold produced by the Minto mine and corporate operations. The Company competes with other companies for silver purchase agreements and similar transactions. The Mining Operations are subject to extensive foreign laws and regulations governing exploration, development, production, exports, taxes, labour standards, waste disposal, protection and remediation of the environment, reclamation, historic and cultural resources preservation, mine safety and occupation health, handling, storage and transportation of hazardous substances and other matters.