NEWSBREAK: Grupo Mexico starts to reduce mining operations amid Covid-19

Grupo Mexico has started to gradually reduce its mining operations in an effort to prevent the spread of the Covid-19 virus, with its activities declared non-essential by the government.

The world’s fifth-largest copper producer said on social media platform Twitter that it was complying with a decree issued by the governor of the state of Sonora in a manner that would protect its workers' health and safety and allow a smooth transition to resuming production at a later stage. 

“The company...

Published

Andrea Hotter

April 04, 2020

00:16 GMT

New York