Chile must balance social agenda with keeping mining competitive, Antofagasta CEO says

Chile must balance the desire to enhance its social agenda with the need for the mining sector to stay competitive, the chief executive officer of mining company Antofagasta said.

Iván Arriagada told Fastmarkets that the new government, headed by Gabriel Boric, is contemplating a social agenda that includes expanding fiscal expenditures, including proposed royalties and other changes in taxation.

Published

Andrea Hotter

March 29, 2022

06:00 GMT

Santiago