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  • New Caledonia nickel ore export bids hit impasse

    The government of New Caledonia is poised to refer the impasse over a new mining code to the next meeting of the signatories to the Noumea Accord. Photo: RNZ Pacific / Walter Zweifel Two of the three nickel mining companies running smelters in the territory each want to sell two million tons of nickel

  • NMC SAS SMSP

    Nickel Mining Company (NMC) is the joint venture between POSCO and SMSP, based in New Caledonia, which is in charge of supplying the Gwangyang plant in nickel ore. It is 51% owned by SMSP and employed 680 members of staff on December 31, 2019. NMC today aims to provide the plant up 3.6 million tonnes of humid ore with nickel ore grade of about 2%.

  • Vale mulling offers for New Caledonia nickel

    The Brazilian mining giant said it expected to have “relevant news” on the topic within a month or two. Vale put its New Caledonia nickel assets on the block in December. The decision came

  • Vale departs New Caldonia as a New Australian

    2020-7-24 · New Century Resources is set to acquire Vale’s Goro nickel-cobalt mine in New Caledonia, a move that is supported by the Australian company’s key shareholder, IGO.

  • Bids in for Vale nickel company in New Caledonia

    Up to 140 employees are expected to lose their job once the nickel refinery closes as Vale prioritises making NHC, or nickel hydroxide cake, which is in demand for batteries for electric vehicles. The restructure also includes plans to export two million tonnes of nickel ore a year, but this requires an amendment of New Caledonia's mining code.

  • Vale aims to boost nickel production by 70%

    Brazilian mining giant Vale (NYSE:VALE) said on Wednesday it would hike nickel production by about 70% in coming years to 360,000 tonnes a year, mainly by expanding in Indonesia.

  • Nickel in New Caledonia INN Investing News Network

    Nickel mining in New Caledonia. The largest mining project in New Caledonia is the Goro nickel plant. The project’s annual capacity is 60,000 tons of nickel and 4,300 to 5,000 tons of cobalt.

  • Vale departs New Caldonia as a New Australian

    2020-7-24 · New Century Resources is set to acquire Vale’s Goro nickel-cobalt mine in New Caledonia, a move that is supported by the Australian company’s key shareholder, IGO.

  • Sale of the New Century as Vale exits New Caledonia

    2020-5-26 · Brazilian mining giant Vale would help fund New Century Resources to take over and improve its troubled New Caledonia nickel mine, under the terms of

  • Thio Nickel Mine In Sud, New Caledonia The

    The Thio Nickel Mine is in Sud, New Caledonia. The site was first discovered in 1865. The Thio Nickel Mine is a surface mining operation. Initial production took place in 1975. Mine operations consist of surface workings extending 6.00 hectares (14.83 acres). There is one known shaft. The mining

  • New Caledonia: Unregulated Mining Threatens an

    2006-8-14 · Nickel mining planned for the island of New Caledonia threatens its biological diversity, its public health and the cultural security of the indigenous Kanak people. The grassroots group Point Zero (formerly Action Biosphere) is working to ensure that local mining meets international standards.

  • New Caledonia: Nickel Market Insights Australian

    2020-7-19 · New Caledonia has an opportunity to take advantage of this and become the leading nickel provider in 10 15 years, (other current big players are Russia, Canada and Australia) and supply 20

  • Le Plateau Mining Centre, Thio New Caledonia

    The Thio mining center has been operating since 1880, and is at the historic heart of nickel mining in New Caledonia. The Le Plateau (The Plateau) mine, which is at an altitude of around 600 meters, is the oldest open face mine in the world still in operational use.

  • Bids in for Vale nickel company in New Caledonia

    Up to 140 employees are expected to lose their job once the nickel refinery closes as Vale prioritises making NHC, or nickel hydroxide cake, which is in demand for batteries for electric vehicles. The restructure also includes plans to export two million tonnes of nickel ore a year, but this requires an amendment of New Caledonia's mining code.

  • SLN: a long-standing player in nickel Eramet

    Thio (New Caledonia, east coast): this is SLN's long-standing mining site, which opened in 1880 Kouaoua (New Caledonia, east coast): this mining site was the world's largest deposit of silicate ore Népoui-Kopéto and Tiébaghi (New Caledonia, west coast): in addition to

  • Mining In New Caledonia The Diggings™

    New Caledonia has 56 identified mines listed in The Diggings™. The most commonly listed primary commodities in New Caledonia mines are Nickel,Cobalt,and Chromium .At the time these mines were surveyed, 9 mines in New Caledonia were observed to have ore mineralization in an outcrop, shallow pit, or isolated drill hole—known as an occurance mine. 1 New Caledonia has 6 prospect mines. 2