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Escondida production up 34% in 2018

Escondida production up 34% in 2018

Challenges continue to demand focused action on productivity

Copper News

30 APRIL 2019
Cooperation the new mining zeitgeist?

Cooperation the new mining zeitgeist?

Miners need to collaborate to overcome challenges and create added value

MJ comment

22 MARCH 2019
SQM advancing copper discovery

SQM advancing copper discovery

SQM explorers copper discovery

Discovery

04 MARCH 2019
Water noose tightens in Chile

Water noose tightens in Chile

Prohibition areas will prevent miners accessing fresh water in Chile

Copper News

22 FEBRUARY 2019
Chile achieves record copper production in 2018

Chile achieves record copper production in 2018

Chile produces record 5.83Mt copper in 2018

Copper

12 FEBRUARY 2019
Rio beats copper guidance, closes on iron ore goal

Rio beats copper guidance, closes on iron ore goal

Major miner gets closer to 360Mt per annum iron ore, with high-end guidance of 350Mt for 2019.

Bulks

18 JANUARY 2019
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Chile's copper recovery fails to ease long-term grade concern

Fewer mining strikes in 2019 a potential price headwind

Copper News

20 NOVEMBER 2018
BHP seeks mediation at Escondida copper mine, delaying strike

BHP seeks mediation at Escondida copper mine, delaying strike

Resolution remains challenging for opposing parties

Politics

07 AUGUST 2018
Escondida workers voting whether to strike

Escondida workers voting whether to strike

Union rejects latest pay offer

Copper News

30 JULY 2018
Chile's reputation as LatAm go-to destination faces long-term threats - Analysis

Chile's reputation as LatAm go-to destination faces long-term threats - Analysis

Will Chile's enduring status as LatAm's most attractive jurisdiction be threatened in coming years?

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26 JULY 2018
Deadline looms for Escondida talks

Deadline looms for Escondida talks

Union to meet with members today

Politics

23 JULY 2018
Strike risk looms at Escondida as workers reject offer

Strike risk looms at Escondida as workers reject offer

Wage impasse at major copper mine pushes metal price up

Copper News

16 JULY 2018