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1Feb 1563

Chile Workers at World''s Biggest Copper Mine Vote to Strike

2021-8-1 · The union representing workers at Chile''s La Escondida copper mine said its members voted to reject the most recent contract offer from the mine''s owner and go on strike, potentially risking disruptions to the supply of a key metal as the world''s economy continues to recover from the impact of the coronavirus pandemic.

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16Feb 1334

Agreement reached to avoid strike at ...

2021-8-14 · Agreement reached to avoid strike at world''s largest copper mine in Chile. The main workers'' union at the world''s biggest copper mine, Chile''s Escondida, announced Friday it had reached an agreement with Anglo-Australian giant BHP to avoid a strike. The union, which counts more than 2,000 members, said it had obtained "almost unanimous ...

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27Feb 1769

The World''s Biggest Copper Mine Strike Is On Hold But A ...

2021-8-23 · Although the strike crisis at Escondida has been temporarily lifted, Labour negotiations are still under way at many of the world''s biggest copper mines. These include The El Teniente copper mine, its second largest, the smaller El Salvador mines and the Ministro Hales Mines, BHP''s Cerro Colorado mine, Anglo American''s El Soldado copper mine.

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24Feb 1081

Union declares strike in world''s LARGEST copper mine in ...

2021-8-1 · A labor union has voted to approve a strike at Escondida, the world''s largest copper mine, located in the Atacama Desert, Chile, where the miners are demanding better work conditions and benefits during the pandemic.

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10Feb 623

Escondida faces strike as workers reject contract

2021-8-2 · Escondida faces strike as workers reject contract. Unionised workers at the BHP-controlled Escondida copper mine in northern Chile are poised to strike having voted to reject a new contract offer ...

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27Feb 1517

Union at BHP''s Escondida copper mine urges strike ...

2021-7-29 · The world''s biggest copper mine moves closer to a strike after union leaders call on workers at the Escondida mine in Chile to reject owner BHP ''s final wage offer. The 2,300-member union is set ...

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24Feb 1269

Workers at world''s biggest copper mine in Chile agree to ...

2021-8-1 · SANTIAGO, Aug 1 — Workers at the world''s biggest copper mine, Chile''s Escondida, have approved a strike after rejecting the final contract offer proposed by multinational owners BHP. Chile is the world''s top producer of copper, making up 28 per cent of global output. The mineral accounts...

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3Feb 906

Escondida copper mine union says members should get …

2021-8-18 · The union representing workers at the Escondida copper mine in Chile tells its members to prepare for a strike due to slow progress in …

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8Feb 1595

Workers at world''s biggest copper mine in Chile agree to ...

2021-8-1 · Workers at the world''s biggest copper mine, in Chile, have called a strike after rejecting a compensation offer by Anglo-Australian giant BHP. …

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3Feb 1266

Escondida copper workers vote to strike ...

2018-8-2 · Unionized workers at the BHP-controlled Escondida copper mine in northern Chile have voted overwhelmingly to reject the latest pay offer from management, paving the way for a strike at the giant ...

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6Feb 1742

Copper: Strike avoided at Escondida but set for Andina …

2021-8-12 · In 2017 a 44-day strike by workers came at a huge cost to BHP. Mine production in Chile reached 2,798kt of copper in the first half of this year, down 1.2% on H1 last year. Caserones produced 127kt in 2020 and its output is expected to reach 165kt by 2022. Combined, Andina and Caserones produced 311kt of copper last year.

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2Feb 860

Agreement Reached To Avoid Strike At World''s Largest ...

2021-8-13 · The main workers'' union at the world''s biggest copper mine, Chile''s Escondida, announced Friday it had reached an agreement with Anglo-Australian giant BHP to avoid a strike. The union, which ...

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17Feb 1100

Workers at the Escondida mine in Chile edge closer to ...

2021-8-2 · Workers at the Escondida mine in Chile are edging closer to strike action after rejecting BHP''s final wage offer threatening the global supply chain. (In 2020, Chile''s copper mine production was estimated at 5.7 million metric tons of metal content, representing 28.5 percent of the global copper production that year.)

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24Feb 1706

Chilean union to seek strike at BHP''s Escondida and …

2021-5-25 · The threat of a strike comes as copper prices remain close to record highs. Escondida is the world''s largest copper mine. Contract talks have been underway since the end of March, while government ...

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26Feb 1312

Workers at Escondia Copper Mine in Chile to Strike

2021-8-8 · The Escondida mine is located in the world''s driest desert, the Atacama in northern Chile, at more than 3,000 meters (10,000 feet) in altitude. Strike Mining News

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15Feb 568

Fresh Tentative Agreement at Escondida Copper Mine …

2021-8-11 · SEATTLE (Scrap Monster): BHP Group Ltd. and workers'' union at Chile''s Escondida copper mine have reached a tentative agreement for a new contract.Meantime, the union will take another couple of days to submit the new contract to workers for a vote. The deal was reached during the extended government-mediated talks, aimed at finding a last minute deal to avoid potential strike.

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30Feb 1767

BHP braces for strike at Chilean copper mines

2021-5-10 · Escondida workers on strike in 2017. ( Screenshot from CNN Chile Video) Unionized workers at BHP''s (ASX, LON, NYSE: BHP) Escondida and Spence copper mines in Chile are set to vote on a strike ...

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25Feb 963

Escondida strike over

2017-3-24 · Escondida strike over . WHILE miners at BHP Billiton''s Escondida copper mine in Chile have ended a six-week long labour strike, the longer term situation out of the world''s biggest copper mine remains less certain. ... Subscribe today and enjoy full access to MiningNews - the most comprehensive source of mining industry news and ...

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14Feb 1105

BHP Billiton''s Spence and Escondida mines ...

2021-5-26 · Escondida Copper Mine in Chile is expected to reach an agreement but be ready to strike The union said earlier on Tuesday that workers'' unions at the Spence and Escondida mines of BHP Billiton would seek a strike after government officials tried to mediate but failed to reach an agreement. "the final offer is too low," said union secretary ...

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2Feb 1155

BHP, Union reach agreement to suspend strike at world''s ...

2021-8-14 · The workers'' union at Chile''s Escondida copper mine, which produces the largest amount of copper in the world, announced that a consensus has been reached with Anglo-Australian giant BHP to avoid a strike. The union, comprising of over 2,000 members, claimed that it had received almost unanimous support for a new collective agreement proposed ...

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8Feb 1718

Strike Looms over Escondida Mine As Latest Wage Offer …

2020-10-2 · SEATTLE (Scrap Monster): The world''s biggest copper mine could see its output impacted. The supervisors at Chile''s Escondida mine rejected the latest wage offer put forward by the company. A voting, held Wednesday, saw nearly 98% of the members of the supervisors'' union approving the strike …

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28Feb 1662

Escondida strike looms as workers reject offer ...

2018-7-17 · Escondida strike looms as workers reject offer A DEAL to avoid a strike at the BHP-controlled Escondida, the world''s largest copper mine, appears distant after the union representing 2500 employees at the giant openpit operation rejected the mining …

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26Feb 745

Union calls for strike vote at Chile''s Escondida, world''s ...

2021-7-28 · In 2017 Escondida workers went on strike for 44 days, the longest in the history of Chilean mining. The strike generated US$740 million in losses to the company and meant a contraction of about 1.3% of Chilean GDP. Chile is the world''s largest copper producer, with some 5.6 million tons per year.

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18Feb 746

Workers at BHP-owned Escondida mine in Chile set to go …

2021-8-4 · In today''s episode of the Daily Round-up we take a look at the strike announced by workers at the Escondida copper mine in Chile after failed contract talks; the deadlock between the workers union and employers associations amid wage talks in South Africa''s steel and engineering sector; a report by the US National Labour Relations Board stating that Amazon …

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5Feb 579

There is another strike at BHP''s Escondida mine | Kitco News

2021-5-28 · (Kitco News) - The copper price has risen again in recent sessions as the workers are the world''s largest copper mine have gone on strike once again. BHP (BHP:LSE) owns both Escondida and Spence where the workers have …

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