HIGHLIGHTS-Top copper mining executives speak in Chile

martes 14 de abril de 2015 10:44 GYT
 

SANTIAGO, April 14 (Reuters) - Top copper mining executives have flocked to Santiago, Chile, to discuss the state of the industry as companies' margins are pressed by a falling copper price that has forced the toughest cost cutting in years.

The following are some of their comments on Tuesday at the Cesco/CRU event:

NELSON PIZARRO, CODELCO CHIEF EXECUTIVE

On costs:

"Chile continues being the country with higher costs for copper mining."

On Codelco plans:

"Codelco expects over $22.5 billion in investment over the next five years.   Continuación...