AT A GLANCE: Anglo American copper output down 13.5% in fourth quarter amid Chilean drought

A summary of Anglo American’s production results for copper, nickel and manganese in the fourth quarter and full-year 2019, as well as production guidance for 2020, following the company's report released on Thursday January 23.

Copper production at Chilean Los Bronces unit, which the company holds a 50.1% interest in, decreased in both the fourth quarter and 2019 as a whole due to a persistent drought season reducing water availability and diminishing throughput. “Chile´s central [region] continues to face unprecedented climate conditions, with 2019...

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Renato Rostás

January 23, 2020

15:05 GMT

São Paulo