Debate over $1b Vanuatu nickel plant

The prospect of low taxes and cheap labour have made Vanuatu an attractive option for a Chinese-backed joint venture hoping to build a huge nickel smelter.

If approved, the New Caledonian mining company MKM and Jin Pei of China will ship nickel ore from New Caledonia to a US$1 billion smelter to be built on Santo.

Read more at: http://www.radionz.co.nz/news/world/256175/debate-over-$1b-vanuatu-nickel-plant

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s