19.01.2009 - BHP Billiton close to shutting nickel mine
From Reuters: BHP Billiton Ltd's Ravensthorpe nickel mine in Australia is on the brink of closure due to low metals prices, The Australian newspaper reported on Monday. BHP spokeswoman Samantha Evans declined to comment on the unsourced report, saying only that "material changes" to any of the company's operations would be disclosed to the market..... Full Article: Source