TITLE

How to Get More Copper

AUTHOR(S)
Fuller, Helen
PUB. DATE
August 1942
SOURCE
New Republic;8/17/42, Vol. 107 Issue 7, p195
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents suggestions on how to obtain increased copper capacity, to meet the needs of fighting forces. Significance of the union Victory Program for production proposed by the Mine, Mill and Smelter Workers; Suggestions given by this union, that increased the copper production; Need to set up the necessary manpower controls to assure full manning of mines; Ownership of Chilean copper resources by American corporations; Copper requirements plan for this year; Opinion of copper experts to expand in Chile, and especially at Chuquicamata, the largest single copper deposit in the world, which is owned by Anaconda Copper Mining Co.; Requirement of a small program of subsidy for marginal native copper producers in Chile; Possible increase in output by encouraging the expansion of British copper mines in Rhodesia.
ACCESSION #
14856382

 

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