“I have always been critical of the coal companies because of the impact they cause, but you always have to go to the source, countercheck things, and I see that [Drummond] has good processes. There are improvements on some topics that ultimately benefit all of us. They benefit the community and their aim is to improve the quality of life for all residents, and for there to be integration between the Company and the community,” Said Jacobo Solano, columnist for El Pilón.
Drummond Ltd. held a tour of the Company’s mining and port areas with journalists from Valledupar and the municipalities near the mining area of influence. This was following several workshops for journalists that were conducted by and aimed at the media in Cesar. The purpose of the tours was to allow the journalists to experience and better understand the operations at one of the main sources of economic activity in the region and the country.