Antofagasta board has approved expansion of Los Pelambres copper mine - CEO
SHANGHAI, Nov 15 (Reuters) - The board of directors of
Chilean miner Antofagasta has approved an expansion of
the company's flagship Los Pelambres copper mine in Chile, Chief
Executive Ivan Arriagada told Reuters in an interview on
The expansion will see the London-listed company produce
60,000 tonnes per year of incremental refined copper equivalent
over the first 15 years, lifting the mine's output for the first
time in over a decade, Arriagada said.
(Reporting by Tom Daly; Editing by Christian Schmollinger)
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