Brazilian Supreme Court authorizes Vale to resume Onça Puma nickel operations

Vale’s nickel processing Onça Puma plant in the northern state of Pará will resume operations after the Brazilian Supreme Court ruled in its favor, the miner said on Thursday September 12.

Onça Puma’s mining activities have been halted since September 2017 as a result of several judicial decisions. Its nickel processing plant was also suspended in June this year. In both cases, the president of the Supreme Court Dias Toffoli decided to suspend injunctions on Thursday, allowing Onça Puma to restart operations. The...


Renato Rostás

September 13, 2019

15:13 GMT

São Paulo