Ravensthorpe clocks up monthly production milestone

WITH little fanfare or fuss, Canadian nickel miner First Quantum Resources has already capped off the first month of production from its Ravensthorpe plant in Western Australia’s Great Southern region, a little more than 18 months after buying it from BHP Billiton.

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The company purchased the nickel plant, which is located 550km southeast of Perth, from BHP in February last year for $US350 million ($A336 million) and has since spent $200 million on modifications.

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