Government urges investment in infrastructure.
The leading Latin American markets for Chinese rolled steel were Brazil (25%), Chile (15%) and Central America (14%).
Codelco’s new chief executive visited the division and said that he will meet with workers to assess the difficulties and plan the mine’s future.
Lundin Mining Corporation will pay US31.8 billion in cash plus a contingent sum of up to US$200 million.
Shipments represents 8% of Argentina’s fiscal revenues.
Shipments of the mineral totaled US$28.698 billion between January and September, down 2.9% from a year earlier.
Discovery consists of an 18-meter column of ore containing an average of 4.5 grams per ton of gold, including a five-meter section of 13.4 grams per ton of gold.
During a meeting held in Quito, authorities discussed construction of a 500kV interconnection transmission line and rural electrification, and synergies between the countries’ oil and gas industries.
During the ceremony led by President Bachelet, executives from Poland’s KGHM and Japan’s Sumitomo highlighted that work is underway to expand the copper and molybdenum mine as soon as possible.
Brazil accounted for 52% of regional crude steel production.
Production fell 9,915 fine metric tons from the same month of 2013 to 483,170 fine metric tons.