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Maintenance weighs on Antofagasta Q3 volumes

Lower grades and planned maintenance saw Antofagasta post a 4.6% drop in copper production in the third quarter.

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Antofagasta's Los Pelambres mine is a sulphide deposit 240km north east of Santiago

Group copper production of 169,600 tonnes for Q3 was slightly below analyst estimates, while the company said annual production would sit at the lower end of its guidance range of between 725-755,000