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Chile crisis threatens Codelco investment plan

The social spending blueprint promised by Chile’s president Sebastian Pinera will be a setback for the massive capital investment plan of state-owned copper company Codelco, which will be expected to generate much of the cash to pay for them.

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Chuquicamata in Chile

Barely months into his role as head of Codelco, Octavio Araneda faces arguably the greatest challenge the company has confronted in a generation, and one which will see the company pull in the horns