Employment in the mining industry has decreased by 15% in the last 12 months

According to the Álvaro Merino National Mining Society, employment in the mining industry has fallen by 15% in the last 12 months after the March-May quarter of 2020 reached 201,000 workers, showing a decline of 35,500 jobs compared to 2019. The manager of Studies of the Álvaro Merino National Mining Society stated that this is “due to the impact of the pandemic.”

Source: EMOL