Workers at Minsur's San Rafael tin mine in Peru go on strike

A strike has broken out at Minsur’s San Rafael tin mine in Peru, the world’s fifth biggest tin producer.

Minsur notified the Peruvian stock exchange on April 30 of what it called an illegal strike of indefinite duration.
The strike comes at a time of weak tin prices, with Fastmarkets’ latest weekly tin premiums assessments showing premiums flat to falling.

In the United States, for example, Fastmarkets assessed the Baltimore in-warehouse premium for tin...

Published

Orla O'Sullivan

May 01, 2019

03:29 GMT