Xstrata Says Some Workers Striking at Collinsville Coal Mine in Queensland

Xstrata Plc. said some workers employed by its mining contractor Thiess Pty Ltd., a unit of Leighton Holdings Ltd., are on strike at the Collinsville coal mine in Queensland.

Production is down during the strike, James Rickards, a spokesman for Xstrata in Sydney, said by phone today. Xstrata is keeping its customers informed, he said.

To contact the reporter on this story: Rebecca Keenan in Melbourne at rkeenan5@bloomberg.net

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