Chilean port strikes threaten to paralyse mineral exports

By Laura Syrett
Published: Monday, 20 January 2014

Salary disputes between port operators and workers could hit lithium, iodine, potash

Port strikes in Chile could hit shipments of industrial minerals including lithium, potash and iodinefrom the country as early as Q2 2014, industry observers have warned.

Chilean exporters are asking the country’s government to put an end to the strike, which started in the northern port of Angamos in...

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