Christmas Island stops phosphate production over strikes
Published: Friday, 04 November 2011
Phosphate Resources forced to suspend 700,000 tpa operation on Australian island
Perth-based Phosphate Resources Ltd
(PRL)s miners have stopped phosphate production on
Christmas Island, after joining a strike started on 2 November
by the cleaners and gardeners at the North West Point Detention
Centre to push for better wages, according to press reports.
PRL has a capacity of...