PNG's Ok Tedi copper mine starts 2-week suspension on Covid-19 concerns

Papua New Guinea’s Ok Tedi Mining Limited (OTML) - a supplier of copper concentrate with high gold content to East Asia and Southeast Asia - will suspend production for 14 days from Friday March 19 to contain the spread of Covid-19.

“In light of the recent surge in Covid-19 cases at the mine site and in Papua New Guinea, OTML will temporarily suspend operations for 14 days as of Friday March...


Sally Zhang

March 19, 2021

06:31 GMT