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Copper growth to lift pressure on exploration

Mining companies are set to invest US$30 billion in Chile over the next four years as they react to higher metals prices and a friendlier business environment, the country’s president has said.

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Chile president Sebastian Piñera: "I am sure that we are not doing all that we could be doing in exploration"

Speaking at an industry dinner in Santiago, Sebastian Piñera highlighted projects such as Teck's expansion of its Quebrada Blanca mine, which received environmental approval earlier this ...