mine workers blockade chilean copper mines

Lundin Hit With Strike and Blockades at Copper Mine

2020-10-8  Other workers and contractors are keeping the mine running, it said. While Candelaria produces far less copper than giant Chilean mines owned by BHP Group and Codelco, the collapse in talks ...

Copper Miners Reject Wage Offer at Antofagasta’s

2021-3-10  Workers at Antofagasta Plc’s biggest copper mine rejected the company’s final wage offer, moving a step closer to a strike that could support sagging prices of the metal.

Chile copper mine workers seek dialogue as

2020-6-18  Unionised copper mine workers in Chile asked on Wednesday to be included in a dialogue between companies and the government to address the exploding coronavirus crisis in the world´s top producer of the red metal. The Chilean Mines Federation - which groups the workers at Chile's principal copper deposits - has softened its tone since demanding on Sunday that authorities strengthen ...

Chile copper mine workers seek dialogue as

2020-6-18  Unionized copper mine workers in Chile asked on Wednesday to be included in a dialogue between companies and the government to address the exploding coronavirus crisis in

Thousands of Copper Workers Fall Ill in Top Producer

2020-7-7  copper prices and Chilean Covid-19 cases are rising together. Chile, which accounts for more than a quarter of global supply, is battling to maintain output levels as more workers

Exclusive: Chile putting mine workers' health over

2020-7-7  Chile's mines minister said on Tuesday there were "no silver bullets" to help the industry weather the coronavirus pandemic, but insisted the world's biggest copper producer was prioritizing ...

Chile workers strike at BHP copper mine - news.au

CHILEAN workers have gone on strike at Escondida, the world's biggest copper mine, over demands for an annual bonus and better working conditions. The mine is majority owned by Australian mining ...

Chile mine rescue of 2010 Description Facts

Chile mine rescue of 2010, rescue of 33 workers from the San Jose gold and copper mine on October 13, 2010, 69 days after the mine’s collapse on August 5. The mine was located in the Atacama Desert of Chile, approximately 500 miles (800 km) north of

Chilean Miners Strike For Their Piece Of Copper Pie ...

2006-8-10  Workers turned off machines and met in Antofagasta to blockade roads and march in protest. The mine is the world’s largest privately-owned copper mine, and the strike has cut production by nearly-two thirds. The mine produces more than 8% of the world’s copper and is owned 57.5% by BHP Billiton and 30% by Anglo-Austrian company Rio Tinto. A ...

Codelco workers blockade Chuquicamata copper

2018-7-31  Codelco workers blockade Chuquicamata copper mine over job losses . Tensions have continued to build in Chile’s mining industry with workers at the state-owned Chuquicamata copper mine

Striking Chilean miners blockade themselves

2015-8-25  More than 70 Chilean miners striking over unpaid wages have blocked themselves inside a shaft deep underground and are refusing food and water in protest, their union says. Earlier this month, copper miners ended a strike in which they had blocked roads to mines to demand higher wages. The currently striking miners, who have been protesting for two weeks, are at a depth of 900 meters (3,000 ...

Chile: Atacama indigenous vs Covid-19 and the mines ...

2020-10-22  The ‘floating population’ of mine workers also continued to the move through the area. Locals placed barriers on access roads often used by a mining company. The community refused the police request to remove the blockade and were threatened with arrest. However, within a few days the mining company accepted that measure and left the area.

Workers at Teck Resources' Chile mine to go on strike

2019-10-14  The mine, located in central Chile about 350 kilometers north of Santiago, produced about 15,000 tonnes of copper in the quarter ended June 30. Teck owns a 90% interest in the mine

Xstrata, AngloAmerican Chilean Copper Mine on

2010-11-2  Use Google to translate the web site. We take no responsibility for the accuracy of the translation.

Workers Struggles: The Americas - World Socialist

2011-1-18  Workers at the Collahuasi copper mine, owned by Anglo American Plc., went back to work in December after a month on strike, but with no substantive change in the company’s demands.

As rivers dry up, Chile copper mines turn to the Pacific ...

2015-4-13  Alvaro Badillo remembers a time when his dad would take him fishing in the stream just a stone's throw away from the dusty streets of their small hometown of Caimanes in central Chile. It is the tailings dam for Los Pelambres, Chilean miner Antofagasta Plc (Other OTC: ANFGF - news) 's flagship copper mine, which holds enough leftover processed rock to fill some 140,000 Olympic swimming pools.

As rivers dry up, Chile copper mines turn to the Pacific ...

2015-4-13  Alvaro Badillo remembers a time when his dad would take him fishing in the stream just a stone's throw away from the dusty streets of their small hometown of Caimanes in central Chile. Now (NYSE: DNOW - news) , like countless communities that dot the arid valleys north of the capital, Santiago, Caimanes is left with a dry riverbed. It is the tailings dam for Los Pelambres, Chilean miner ...

Chile: A History of Imperialism and Struggle – Science

Troops invaded the union building at Anaconda’s El Salvador mine; six mine workers and two women were killed, forty were wounded. April 1966 Chilean legislature passed “Chileanization of Copper” law providing for partial nationalization of American-owned copper mines. March 1967 Municipal Elections.

Chilean Workers Reject Piñera’s “New Constitution”

2019-11-15  On Tuesday, a day-long general strike paralyzed parts of the Chilean economy. There were massive demonstrations and hundreds of roadblocks were put up across the country. All the while, the discredited president Sebastián Piñera is attempting to regain the initiative with a

Striking Chilean miners blockade themselves

2015-8-25  More than 70 Chilean miners striking over unpaid wages have blocked themselves inside a shaft deep underground and are refusing food and water in protest, their union says. Earlier this month, copper miners ended a strike in which they had blocked roads to mines to demand higher wages. The currently striking miners, who have been protesting for two weeks, are at a depth of 900 meters (3,000 ...

Chilean strike threat buoys copper Financial Times

2009-12-29  Workers have voted to strike at the Chuquicamata mine in Chile, owned by Codelco, which was expected to produce 565,000 tonnes of copper this year. ... Tribal leaders threatened to blockade

Chile: Atacama indigenous vs Covid-19 and the mines ...

2020-10-22  The ‘floating population’ of mine workers also continued to the move through the area. Locals placed barriers on access roads often used by a mining company. The community refused the police request to remove the blockade and were threatened with arrest. However, within a few days the mining company accepted that measure and left the area.

Mine closure lifts copper price Financial Times

2006-8-18  Copper prices surged on Friday after BHP Billiton shut the world’s biggest copper mine in Chile and broke off talks with workers who had been blocking roads to the Escondida site.

Chile’s Mining Strike at La Escondida has Ended, but

2006-9-1  After a twenty-five day strike, the 2,052-member union of the world’s largest copper mine, La Escondida of Chile, and the Anglo-Australian owners BHP Billiton mining company finally reached a settlement on August 31 for a five percent wage increase along with a $17,000 (USD) bonus for its workers. The drawn-out strike began when the union ...

Guyana Journal Chile Mining Strike

2016-5-5  Chile’s Mining Strike at La Escondida has Ended But the Nation’s Labor Struggle Continues By Makiko Kurosaki Guyana Journal, October 2006 After twenty-five days of the strike, the 2,052-member union of the world’s largest copper mine, La Escondida of Chile, and the Anglo-Australian owners BHP Billiton mining company finally reached a settlement on August 31, of a 5 percent wage increase ...

Chile: A History of Imperialism and Struggle – Science

Troops invaded the union building at Anaconda’s El Salvador mine; six mine workers and two women were killed, forty were wounded. April 1966 Chilean legislature passed “Chileanization of Copper” law providing for partial nationalization of American-owned copper mines. March 1967 Municipal Elections.

Mining stocks set to benefit from strike at world's ...

2017-2-1  The copper price could surge over the coming days after workers at the world’s biggest copper mine voted to go on strike. BHP Billiton’s () 57.5%-owned Chilean mine Escondida accounts for an estimated 5% of global copper production.. Any disruption to output could cause the metal price to rise as markets price in a supply crunch.

Chilean Workers Reject Piñera’s “New Constitution”

2019-11-15  On Tuesday, a day-long general strike paralyzed parts of the Chilean economy. There were massive demonstrations and hundreds of roadblocks were put up across the country. All the while, the discredited president Sebastián Piñera is attempting to regain the initiative with a

Chile Solidarity (Brisbane) – Workers BushTelegraph

2020-7-26  In you the wars and the flights accumulated.From you the wings of the song birds rose.You swallowed everything, like distance.Like the sea, like time. In you everything sank! - Pablo Neruda It is July 26th. A good day for Latin American people. A day of revolutionary importance. The flag of the 26 July movement was

Copyright © 2020.Company name All rights reserved.SiteMap