Chilean finance minister: reforms are not weighing on investment

April 19, 2015 6:26 PM

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WASHINGTON, April 19 (Reuters) - Chilean Finance Minister Alberto Arenas on Sunday denied that uncertainty over his government's economic reform agenda was contributing to a sharp drop in investment in the copper-producing country.

Gross fixed capital investment in Chile plunged 6 percent last year, part of a larger trend in Latin America brought on by falling commodity prices.

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