Codelco May Not Match 2011 Output This Year, El Mercurio Says

Chilean state-owned copper producer Codelco will struggle to match last year’s record output in 2012, El Mercurio said, citing Chief Executive Officer Diego Hernandez.

The company produced a record 1.735 million tons of copper in 2011, the Santiago-based newspaper reported.

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