Cerrejón Mining News

Colombia bomb halts Cerrejon coal train; output, exports unaffected

The attack occurred late on Monday in northern La Guajira province where the open-pit coal mine is located.

Colombia's Cerrejon, union reach last-minute deal to avoid strike

The largest union at Cerrejon has reached an 11th-hour salary and benefits deal with the company, avoiding a strike, the union said on Thursday.

Cerrejon says finding it tough to reach 34mt this year

Colombian coal miner, the world's 4th largest exporter, suffering from strikes and sabotage.

Second Cerrejon bombing in ten days

FARC rebels target Colombia's largest coal producer.

Guerrillas bomb Cerrejon coal railway in Colombia

It is the third such attack on Cerrejon infrastructure — a joint venture between Anglo American, BHP Billiton and Xstrata — this year and follows seven incidents in 2012.

No end in sight for Drummond strike

Company offered 5% pay hike; union wants 9%.