Eramet’s nickel production rises 7% in 2017

Nickel production at Eramet increased by 7% year-on-year to 59,183 tonnes in 2017, the nickel and manganese producer said in its annual report on February 20.

The company’s nickel production now consists of ferro-nickel and high-purity nickel. High-purity nickel is used in high-tech industries, particularly in the electronics and batteries markets. Nickel production at subsidiary Société Le Nickel (SLN), in New Caledonia, increased by 2.9% year-on-year to 56,800 tonnes during the year....


Vivian Teo

February 21, 2018

10:18 GMT