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Western Areas sees Indonesian nickel ore export ban boosting 2014 nickel prices

Posted on 19 December 2013

Nickel prices are likely to be pushed higher in 2014 if Indonesia introduces an export ban on laterite nickel ore, which would tighten supply particularly for China, according to Dan Loughner, the head of Australian nickel producer Western Areas.
“The latest technology of Chinese nickel pig iron, being rotary kiln electric arc furnace (RKEAF), relies solely on Indonesian laterite due to its high grade nickel and low iron content,” he said in a Tuesday interview posted on the Western Areas website and distributed by public relations firm FTI………………………………………..Full Article: Source


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