CESCO – INTERVIEW: Cheaper to build than buy in copper, says Antofagasta ceo

Chilean copper miner Antofagasta Minerals is on the lookout for acquisition opportunities but they are few and far between, ceo Diego Hernandez said.

This is because the copper market is in pretty good shape, particularly relative to other industries, he said. “Like everyone else, we’re looking at acquisition opportunities, but there aren’t many on the market. The reason is that the industry, at least copper, is in good shape, with prices still in good shape, so no one wants...

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Andrea Hotter

April 07, 2014

14:10 GMT

Santiago