Super Typhoon in Philippines Shutters PASAR's Copper Smelter, an Industrial
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MANILA, PHILIPPINES -- (Marketwired) -- 11/20/13 -- Researched by
Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The fourth-most
powerful typhoon on record has wreaked a copper-processing plant
owned by Philippine Associated Smelting and Refining Corporation
(PASAR) (Leyte, Philippines), the smelting subsidiary of Glencore
Xstrata PLC (LSE:GLEN) (Baar, Switzerland). PASAR is scheduled to do
a $600 million expansion project to raise the plant's copper smelter
capacity to 1.2 million tons of concentrates per year.
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