Nickel Company News Directory

PolyMet Mining Releases Q2 Financial Results

PolyMet Mining Corp. (TSX:POM,NYSE MKT:PLM) reported its financial results for the second quarter and first half of 2014. The company owns a 100 percent interest in the NorthMet copper-nickel-precious metals ore-body and the nearby Erie Plant, both located in Minnesota.

Vale, Glencore Won’t Merge Sudbury Nickel Assets

The Globe and Mail reported on Tuesday that Glencore Xtrata (LSE:GLEN) and Vale SA (NYSE:VALE) are no longer in talks to merge their nickel assets in the Sudbury Basin. The companies were aiming to merge their mines, mills and smelters in the area as a cost saving measure, an issue which is less important at the moment given the strong nickel price.

Jinchuan Group and Glencore Front-runners to Buy BHP’s Nickel West

The Sydney Morning Herald reported today that China's Jinchuan Group (HKG:2362) and Glencore Plc (LSE:GLEN) are advancing talks with BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP) regarding that company's Nickel West unit. Nickel West would garner a hefty rehabilitation bill, but Jinchuan and Glencore would be able and willing to pay those costs, according to the Herald.