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A workers strike at the top-producing Cerrejon mine and an environmental incident affecting a...

A workers strike at the top-producing Cerrejon mine and an environmental incident affecting a rival producer have paralyzed 75% of Colombia's coal exports for five days now. Coal prices remain near one-month highs, and the halt in exports is a serious concern for Colombia's economy. Both Cerrejon's management and the union say they aren't even talking to each other despite government efforts.
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  • HoldAndBuyInvestor
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    Surprising that met coal price is not going higher much.
    11 Feb 2013, 04:47 PM Reply Like
  • youngman442002
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    A barge sank so Colombia shut down one mine....the other is a strike....they are getting pretty greedy down here...
    11 Feb 2013, 08:49 PM Reply Like
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