BHP backing Nickel West

IVAN Glasenberg’s Glencore and other nickel miners world-wide are unlikely to be overly happy with news BHP Billiton is set to make investments in its Nickel West assets to ensure production beyond 2030.

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A report in The West Australian quoting BHP’s Eddie Haegel points to capital being spent at the Kwinana refinery, Kambalda smelter and Venus underground deposit at Leinster.