INTERVIEW: Nickel ore price going 'crazy' after Indonesian ban, Tsingshan says

Prices for nickel ore have risen by more than a third in February, as suppliers in the Philippines gain from a looming shortage in China following Indonesia’s export ban, according to a major Chinese importer.

Prices for high-grade 1.8% nickel ore have risen to about $49 per tonne fob, up from $36 per tonne at the beginning of February, Jiang Xinfang, president director of Tsingshan...

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Steel MR

February 26, 2014

13:13 GMT

Shanghai