Browsing: Nickel-producing countries in Africa

  • Russia is the world’s third-largest nickel producer, accounting for almost two-thirds of global production
  • Due to concerns about Russian nickel export bans, purchasing nickel in Africa could see an upsurge in investments in local nickel mining
  • Nickel-producing countries in Africa may have an opportunity to benefit in the long run

Russia is the world’s third-largest nickel producer, accounting for almost two-thirds of global production.

Due to concerns about Russian nickel export bans, nickel-producing countries in Africa may have an opportunity to benefit in the long run as countries purchasing nickel in Africa could see an upsurge in investments in local nickel mining.

Countries like China, the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom and Australia have already made significant investments in natural resources mining in Africa such as cobalt, lithium, copper, iron, and gold.

Africa’s top nickel producers are Madagascar, Zambia, Zimbabwe, South Africa and Côte d’Ivoire.

China’s Tsingshan Holding Group …