Reuters reported that Rio Tinto’s announcement of $14B worth of impairments could foreshadow other mining companies’ writedowns, including BHP and Vale’s underperforming nickel projects.
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The wave of supply expected to flood the nickel market may never come, states a new report, and that could lift nickel prices this year.
Reuters reported Vale SA (SAO:VALE5) will sell its underperforming assets in an effort to control costs and boost profit.
CNBC reported Vale (SAO:VALE5) says it will close its Frood nickel and copper mine in Canada.
Vale's base metal operations — including nickel — continue to underperform, fueling speculation that a sale may be in the works.
Platts reported lower-than expected nickel output at two Vale (SAO:VALE5) mines means the company may not meet its output target for 2012.
A brief overview of the history of nickel's use and a look at what may be in store for the metal.
Reuters reported Brazilian federal prosecutors have asked a court to suspend operations at Vale's (SAO:VALE5) Onça Puma nickel project.
Reportlinker.com announced a new market research report on the nickel industry.
Reuters reported Vale (NYSE:VALE) will suspend sales and purchase agreements at its Goro project on the French Pacific island of New Caledonia after an accident at the mine's sulfuric acid plant.