Strike to start tomorrow at Codelco works against Ventanas closure

Chilean state-owned copper producer Codelco faces a nationwide strike from Wednesday June 22 in protest against its decision to close permanently an allegedly polluting smelter in the country.

Chilean unions have threatened an indefinite strike across all divisions at its smelters, refinery and mines - a bid to persuade the world’s largest copper producer to invest more than...

Published

Julian Luk

June 21, 2022

14:00 GMT

London