A "warning" strike begins in Chile's Escondida mine|butt weld fittings

 

Mining.com (NYSE:RIO) Rio Tinto and BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP), it was reported that about 2,800 workers went to 24-hour warning strike Monday, massive Escondida copper mine located in Chile. Up to now, news of the strike has not supported the price of copper.
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Escondida 1 Union, Sindicato was similar to last year's 24-hour work stoppage over wages and working conditions. The dispute was quickly resolved, but in the two-week strike, in the summer of 2011 output exceeding 40000 tons of copper loss, forcing the operator BHP declared force majeure.
Said news of the strike not long before BHP Billiton mine may be a substantial increase in output next year to 1.27 million tonnes.

Mining.com (NYSE:RIO) Rio Tinto and BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP), it was reported that about 2,800 workers went to 24-hour warning strike Monday, massive Escondida copper mine located in Chile. Up to now, news of the strike has not supported the price of copper.

 

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Escondida 1 Union, Sindicato was similar to last year's 24-hour work stoppage over wages and working conditions. The dispute was quickly resolved, but in the two-week strike, in the summer of 2011 output exceeding 40000 tons of copper loss, forcing the operator BHP declared force majeure.

 

Said news of the strike not long before BHP Billiton mine may be a substantial increase in output next year to 1.27 million tonnes.

 

 

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