Cochabamba loses $40 mn in mineral exports due to the quarantine

In March of this year the department’s exports were 121 million kilos, worth $42 million, a year-on-year increase of 30%. In Cochabamba, there are approximately 250 mining companies and cooperatives, 70% of which dedicate to non-metallic mining. It estimates that some 3,000 to 3,500 people work in this area.

Source: Los Tiempos