Chile's Codelco posts 1st qtr drop in copper output to 383,000 tonnes

viernes 30 de mayo de 2014 11:21 GYT

SANTIAGO May 30 (Reuters) - World No. 1 copper producer Codelco on Friday said output slipped 0.3 percent in the first quarter to 383,000 metric tonnes, while its pre-tax profit fell 38 percent to $539 million. (Reporting by Anthony Esposito, Editing by Franklin Paul)