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Chile in for a challenge

Top copper dog Chile is starting to see production decline, with the country turning in its biggest fall in annual output since the 2008 financial crisis, and the lowest production total since 2012 last year.

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Codelco’s investments are geared towards sustaining, not growing, production (pictured: Radomiro Tomic)

State copper commission Cochilco pegged 2016’s output at 5.545 million tonnes, 218,000 tonnes or 3.8% less than Chile produced in 2015.

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