Currently viewing Global edition

Copper producers knuckle down

Recent events have focused on the socio-environment aspects of copper mining, but the 15th World Copper Conference in Santiago, in Chile last week, had a clear emphasis on business fundamentals and how to cope with the low red metal price.

Copper producers knuckle down Copper producers knuckle down Copper producers knuckle down Copper producers knuckle down Copper producers knuckle down

Codelco CEO Nelson Pizarro says Codelco will continue investing but in a “rational way”

Hennie Faul, Anglo American’s copper CEO, said copper prices, at a six-and-a-half year low, were set to remain weak for the next three-to-five years.