Chile economy shrinks in second quarter from first as mining falls

August 18, 2016

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Chile’s gross domestic product shrunk by 0.4% in the second quarter of 2016 from the first quarter, as mining in the world’s biggest copper exporter contracted, the central bank said on Thursday.

The fall was the first contraction from one quarter to the next since early 2010, when Chile was hit by a devastating

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