AT A GLANCE: Vale copper output down in Q1; 2021 guidance cut

A summary of Brazilian miner Vale’s base metals production results for the first quarter of 2021, as stated in its production report published on Monday April 19.

In brief

Nickel output increased year-on-year in Vale's Canadian and Brazilian operations, as they ramped up activities due to higher performance at the Copper Cliff and Clydach refineries in Canada, and despite an unscheduled 18-day downtime at Onça Puma in Brazil, Vale said. Canada-based Long Harbour unit reached a record-high production of 4,000 tonnes of...


Renato Rostás

April 20, 2021

15:05 GMT

São Paulo