Juan Andres Abarca

Mining and Infrastructure Senior Writer, Chile Bureau  in BNamericas

Juan Andrés Abarca joined BNamericas in 2010. He started covering financial services, to then move to the infrastructure and water sectors, and later to the mining and metals sector, which he now covers, focusing on Chile. He has a dual BA degree in history and political science from the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile.

7774 articles written by Juan Andres Abarca:

In Brief: Anglo secures permit for Los Bronces works

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Anglo American has secured an environmental permit to carry out upgrades to the living facilities of workers at its Los Bronces copper mine in central Chile. The US$77mn project seeks to improve th...

Argentina steel growth slows down in May

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Argentina's crude steel output grew 4.0% year-on-year in May to 394,000t, according to data from local steel chamber CAA. Production also grew sequentially, up 7.3% from 367,000t in April. Producti...

Copper demand seen surging thanks to electric car revolution

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Demand for copper is expected to grow nine-fold by 2027 thanks to rising production of electric vehicles, according to a new study by the International Copper Association (ICA). The study, conducte...

Copper demand seen surging thanks to electric car revolution

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Demand for copper is expected to grow nine-fold by 2027 thanks to rising production of electric vehicles, according to a new study by the International Copper Association (ICA). The study, conducte...

Copper demand seen surging thanks to electric car revolution

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Demand for copper is expected to grow nine-fold by 2027 thanks to rising production of electric vehicles, according to a new study by the International Copper Association (ICA). The study, conducte...