A Chilean employment court orders union to supply the company with up to 80 personnel to carry out work in critical operational areas.
The latest news from junior mining companies operating in Latin America.
Technical studies to determine how much ore can be economically trucked from Joaquin to its Manantial Espejo mine in Santa Cruz province will be completed in the coming months, CEO Michael Steinmann says.
Social conflicts spread in January as Andean communities demanded greater funding from some miners and expressed environmental concerns over others.
Performance by the country's mining industry helped offset a slowdown in the hydrocarbons and construction sectors, among others, last year.