Bolivia’s Potosí zinc-lead mining region to remain closed until end-May

The Potosí zinc and lead mining region in Bolivia will remain closed until at least May 31, according to a recent announcment by its mayor, Luis Alberto López.

The announcement, reported in regional newspaper El Potosí, was an extension of previous guidelines and included mining. Industry in the area has been locked down since late March because...

Published

Archie Hunter

May 07, 2020

13:08 GMT

London