escondida chile copper mine strike

escondida chile copper mine strike

Escondida Copper Mine Workers Vote on Strike  INN

Escondida Copper Mine Workers Vote on Strike INN

2018 7 31  Unionized workers at the Escondida copper mine in Chile have agreed to vote on strike action, after rejecting BHP's final offer to conclude wage negotiations.

Copper jumps to four and a half year high on Chilean

Copper jumps to four and a half year high on Chilean

Jun 07, 2018Copper jumps to four and a half year high on Chilean strike fears and fears that the huge Escondida mine in Chile could be crippled by industrial action. workers at the biggest copper mine

World's biggest copper mine Escondida hit by worker

World's biggest copper mine Escondida hit by worker

Workers at the world's largest copper mine in Chile entered the sixth day of strikes on Wednesday over a pay dispute.

Miners to end strike at BHP Billitons Escondida

Miners to end strike at BHP Billitons Escondida

2017 3 24  Workers at the worlds largest copper mine, BHP Billitons Escondida in Chile, have ended a lengthy strike that had caused turbulence on global markets. But the company (BHP) warned that the

Copper jumps to four and a half year high on Chilean

Copper jumps to four and a half year high on Chilean

2018 6 7  The price of copper has risen to a four and a half year high above $7,300 a tonne, boosted by a weaker US dollar, the closure of a big Indian smelter and fears that the huge Escondida mine in

Is Copper All About Escondida?   Southern Copper

Is Copper All About Escondida? Southern Copper

Jun 14, 2018Escondida is the world's largest copper producing property in the copper rich country of Chile. Last year, workers at Escondida which is operated by one of the world's leading copper producing companies, BHP, went on strike for a total of 44 days removing 156,000 metric tons

Escondida Copper, Gold and Silver Mine, Atacama </h3>ESCONDIDA COPPER, GOLD AND SILVER PRODUCTIONESCONDIDA GEOLOGY AND ORE RESERVESPRODUCTION AND EXPANSIONSESCONDIDA OPEN PIT MININGORE PROCESSINGCONCENTRATE TRANSPORT AND HANDLINGProduction at the mine was cut back during the period 2003 on account of the weak world market conditions for copper. The partners in the project decided to mine lower grade ores while maintaining the concentrator throughput, thus reducing the impact on per ton treated costs. Output was subsequently ramped up again, and during 2004 the mine handled 377Mt of ore and waste, and processed 82.4Mt of sulphide ore grading 1.51% copper (up from 70.3Mt at 1.43% copper in 2003).During the year ending

Escondida Copper, Gold and Silver Mine, Atacama

ESCONDIDA COPPER, GOLD AND SILVER PRODUCTIONESCONDIDA GEOLOGY AND ORE RESERVESPRODUCTION AND EXPANSIONSESCONDIDA OPEN PIT MININGORE PROCESSINGCONCENTRATE TRANSPORT AND HANDLINGProduction at the mine was cut back during the period 2003 on account of the weak world market conditions for copper. The partners in the project decided to mine lower grade ores while maintaining the concentrator throughput, thus reducing the impact on per ton treated costs. Output was subsequently ramped up again, and during 2004 the mine handled 377Mt of ore and waste, and processed 82.4Mt of sulphide ore grading 1.51% copper (up from 70.3Mt at 1.43% copper in 2003).During the year ending
Trade union at Escondida copper mine in Chile seeks to

Trade union at Escondida copper mine in Chile seeks to

Aug 15, 2018Trade union at Escondida copper mine in Chile seeks to shut down 18 month struggle. However, even if compelled to call a strike in the coming hours or days, as last year, the trade union will again drive the struggle into a dead end by isolating the 2,500 company workers from the 7,000 contract workers at the mine,

BHP Mine Struggling to Avoid Title of Longest Chile Strike

BHP Mine Struggling to Avoid Title of Longest Chile Strike

Mar 21, 2017The biggest copper mine in the world owned by the largest mining company is about to gain another, less desirable superlative that of Chiles longest mining strike in a generation.

Chiles Escondida Copper Mine Experiences a 63% Drop in

Chiles Escondida Copper Mine Experiences a 63% Drop in

Jun 30, 2017To really gauge just how much the strike has impacted the Escondida mine this quarter, prior to strike the mine was projected to produce about 1.1 million tonnes of copper this year. This accounts for about 5% of the global copper production.

Chilean copper miners strike for bonus pay at

Chilean copper miners strike for bonus pay at

2019 6 3  The Escondida miners may have been influenced by an organized strike at Codelco, Chile's state owned mining company, which took place days before and overlapped with the Escondida strike. (1) This strike in turn influenced a similar campaign in Chile's Collahuasi mine, in which union workers organized a 24 hour strike to fulfill similar demands.

Workers at BHP Billiton Copper Mine In Chile Go On </h3> Ryan Dube

Workers at BHP Billiton Copper Mine In Chile Go On

Ryan Dube
Workers strike at BHP's Escondida copper mine in </h3> Fabian Cambero

Workers strike at BHP's Escondida copper mine in

Fabian Cambero
Escondida copper workers set to strike unless BHP improves

Escondida copper workers set to strike unless BHP improves

The world's largest copper mine by production, Escondida produced 630,000 mt of copper in cathode and concentrate during the first six months of 2018. New labor laws banning the use of replacement labor would mean that a strike would probably halt production at the open pit operation for its duration.

BHP's Escondida copper mine declares force majeure

BHP's Escondida copper mine declares force majeure

2017 2 13  BHP and Rio Tinto's Escondida mine in Chile is the world's largest copper mine. Credit Reuters BHP had said it will not produce copper during the strike, and instead will focus on maintaining

Chile strike at BHP Billiton's Escondida mine ends

Chile strike at BHP Billiton's Escondida mine ends

2013 8 16  Workers at the world's biggest copper mine, in Chile's Atacama desert, have returned to work after an unannounced 24 hour stoppage. The 2,500 workers at the Escondida mine

UPDATE 4 Workers at Chile's Escondida copper mine to

UPDATE 4 Workers at Chile's Escondida copper mine to

(Adds BHP Billiton's comments) By Fabian Cambero. ANTOFAGASTA, Chile, Feb 7 (Reuters) Workers are set to strike on Thursday at BHP Billiton Plc's Escondida copper mine after contract talks mediated by the Chilean government failed to reach a deal, the main union at the world's largest copper mine

Strike At Chile Escondida Copper Mine Rolls Into Fifth Day

Strike At Chile Escondida Copper Mine Rolls Into Fifth Day

Jul 26, 2011Escondida, the world's largest copper mine, stands to lose some 3,000 tons of copper output for every day workers are on strike. Members of 2,350 strong Escondida Mine Workers Union No. 1 downed their tools Thursday evening over contract demands they say have gone unmet, including an increase of their year end bonuses.

Chile braces for potential strike at Escondida copper

Chile braces for potential strike at Escondida copper

2018 8 14  Aug 13 (Reuters) Chile's copper industry on Monday braced for the announcement of a potential strike at the world's biggest copper mine, Escondida, as

BHP  Escondida Chile

BHP Escondida Chile

Escondida Chile. Escondida mine is the worlds largest copper producer located in Northern Chile. Download high resolution image (JPG, 6.9 MB) Download low resolution image (JPG, 99 kB) More from this gallery Discover more BMA Australia Download Image. Download high resolution

No end in sight for strike at BHP Billiton copper mine in

No end in sight for strike at BHP Billiton copper mine in

Mar 15, 2017No end in sight for strike at BHP Billiton copper mine in Chile. Workers at the Escondida mine in Chile downed tools at the start of February in a row over the terms of a new three year contract. The mine, majority owned and operated by FTSE 100 giant BHP Billiton, turned out more than one million tonnes of the red metal last year, and its stoppage has boosted global copper prices.

Chile braces for potential strike at Escondida copper

Chile braces for potential strike at Escondida copper

2018 8 14  Aug 13 (Reuters) Chile's copper industry on Monday braced for the announcement of a potential strike at the world's biggest copper mine, Escondida, as

Chilean copper miners on indefinite strike against BHP

Chilean copper miners on indefinite strike against BHP

Mar 04, 2017About 2500 workers have been on strike since February 9 at the Escondida mine in Chiles north. Owned by two Anglo Australian mining giants, BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto, Escondida is the largest producer of red gold in the world. The mine extracts about 900,000 tonnes a year.

Escondida

Escondida

2019 6 6  Escondida is a copper mine in the Atacama Desert in Antofagasta Region, Chile.The Escondida deposit is one of a cluster of porphyry coppers in an elongated area about 18 km north south and 3 km east west and is associated with the 600 km long West Fissure (Falla Oeste) system, which is in turn associated with most of the major Chilean porphyry deposits.

Chiles Escondida workers on strike to protest layoffs

Chiles Escondida workers on strike to protest layoffs

2017 11 23  Unionized workers at Chile's Escondida copper mine, the world's largest, began Thursday a 24 hour strike to protest recent layoffs affecting about 3% of the operations workforce. Escondidas

Workers at Chile's Escondida copper mine to strike </h3> Fabian Cambero

Workers at Chile's Escondida copper mine to strike

Fabian Cambero
Union at BHPs Escondida Copper Mine in Chile to End

Union at BHPs Escondida Copper Mine in Chile to End

Workers at BHP Billiton s majority owned Minera Escondida mine in Chile will end a strike at the worlds biggest copper operation this weekend, a union leader said Thursday.

Workers at Chile's Escondida copper mine to strike </h3> Reuters

Workers at Chile's Escondida copper mine to strike

Reuters
Escondida strike raises broader supply fears for copper

Escondida strike raises broader supply fears for copper

Copper has jumped 5 per cent in the past two days to a two year high after a strike at the Escondida mine in Chile raised supply fears about a market that has been starved of investment.

Minera Escondida

Minera Escondida

2019 5 27  Minera Escondida (which means 'hidden' in Spanish) is a mining company that operates two open pit copper mines in the Atacama Desert, 170 km southeast of Antofagasta in northern Chile.It is currently the highest producing copper mine in the world. Its 2007 production of 1.483 million tons of the metal was worth US$ 10.12 billion, mainly as metal in concentrate, but some as cathode, and was 9.5