Codelco is forced to close down copper mines due to continued strikes

There have been ongoing strikes since July 21th 2015 by contract workers in the copper mining industry in Chile. State-owned Codelco, biggest copper producer in Chile and owner of the mines targeted by the protesters had to halt the Chuquicamata and Ministro Hales mines and put a stop to daily production because the strikes had overtaken.   ... →