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Colombia copper exports increase, but not from mining

Copper exports from Colombia are increasing due to increased criminal activity rather than increased output at its sole mine.

Colombia copper exports increase, but not from mining Colombia copper exports increase, but not from mining Colombia copper exports increase, but not from mining Colombia copper exports increase, but not from mining Colombia copper exports increase, but not from mining

A TigoUne engineer working on overhead cables

Instead, criminal groups are successfully targeting telecommunications infrastructure in Medellin owned by Tigo Une, which has registered a 438% increase in theft of property such as copper cables,