A low-cost nickel producer
Western Areas has been built around the Forrestania Nickel Project, which covers two high grade nickel sulphide mines about 400 km east of Perth. The Forrestania mines feed ore into a concentrator called ‘Cosmic Boy’ with the concentrate being sold to downstream users. Western Areas intends to bring a new nickel mine called Odysseus into production in FY23. The company also has 10,000 sq km of nickel exploration ground.
An established and low-cost foundation nick...