CSN May See More Strikes at its Casa de Pedra Mine, Estado Says

Cia. Siderurgica Nacional SA, Brazil’s third-largest steelmaker, may see strikes at its Casa de Pedra mine in the state of Minas Gerais, O Estado de S. Paulo reported, citing a union leader.

The miners have authorized their union to set a date for a strike and are calling for a 15 percent increase in wages, Valerio Vieira said in an article published by the Sao Paulo- based newspaper today.

The workers stopped working for 24 hours on May 16, according to the newspaper.


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