According to the Indonesian Minister for Energy and Mineral Resources, Sudirman Said, the country may delay the ban on the export of partly processed metal concentrates. In 2014, Indonesia caused a stir in global commodity markets when they banned the export of unprocessed mineral ores in an attempt to encourage... Show More

Gavin Wendt

Nickel price momentum looks set to continue, with Standard Chartered forecasting record nickel market deficits during both 2015 and 2016. The group also believes it is extremely unlikely that Indonesia's nickel ore export ban will be lifted, helping provide further price support. They forecast nickel prices of $20,400/t for Q4... Show More