Dryblower on the rebirth of laterite nickel courtesy of the cobalt boom

ANDREW Forrest doesn’t need career advice from Dryblower, but if the iron ore billionaire is bored he might find a trip back in time, to the laterite nickel industry, a fun way of breaking the monotony of banking his dividend cheques.

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Past problems with processing laterites might not be appealing to Forrest but that's only if he looks at the ores of inland Western Australia as a source of nickel, ignoring the much more interesting