North China high-grade NPI producer resumes production after environmental review

A high-grade nickel pig iron (NPI) producer in north China resumed operation as of Wednesday June 27 after a week-long suspension on environmental review by the central government, we learned. 镍

Some 2,100 mt of production was affected, which is equivalent to just over 180 mt in nickel content.

The plant produced 9,000 mt of high-grade NPI in May, accounting for nearly 3% of China’s total production last month.

Source: SMM