Strike action at Quebrada Blanca copper mine will not affect output, Teck says

A workers union at Teck Resources Ltd’s Quebrada Blanca copper mine in Chile, which represents 105 workers at the operation, has indicated that it may proceed with strike action as early as Wednesday December 13, the company said on Tuesday.

“Operations will continue during a strike and we do not anticipate an impact on overall production. Two other unions representing the majority (76%) of employees at the operation reached agreements in early 2017,” the Canada-based miner said. The previous collective bargaining agreement with Union No 1, the union...

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Shivani Singh

December 13, 2017

07:45 GMT

Singapore