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Escondida workers accept BHP offer, cancel strike

Workers at BHP’s Escondida copper mine in Chile have accepted a new wage offer from BHP and will not carry out a planned strike this week.

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Workers at BHP's Escondida site -the largest copper mine in the world -have accepted an offer from the company and will not strike

The union, Sindicato No.1, said that they moved to accept the offer which relates not just to wage increase, but also better health and safety conditions at the mine site.