Samarco was expected to restart production in December 2020, Vale’s chief financial officer Luciano Siani said on April 29
. Hot commissioning was scheduled to begin in July-August, with commercial output resuming in December.
“The resuming of operations is still estimated for year end and will happen following the new filtering system is implemented,” Samarco said on Wednesday.
The company, a 50:50 joint venture between Vale and BHP, was closed in late 2015...