Nornickel exploits a unique mineral resource base of Tier I mining assets representing one of the world’s richest reserves of metals based on size and relative grades. Moreover this resource base is virtually unrivalled in terms of the range of metals such as nickel, copper and a full range of PGMs and other precious metals.
For more details on the Company’s reserves and resources, please see section Resources and reserves.
- 6,9 mt of nikel
- 12,1 mt of copper
- 3,8 kt of PGM
- 15,3 mt of nikel
- 23,5 mt of copper
- 8,2 kt of PGM
PROCESSING OF MINERALS
- Russia. Polar Division, Medvezhy Ruchey (100% stake), Kola MMC (100% stake), GRK Bystrinskoe (Bystrinsky GOK, 50.01% stake).
- Finland. Norilsk Nickel operates Norilsk Nickel Harjavalta (100% stake), a nickel refnery facility that was acquired by the Group in 2007. The refnery is fully integrated into the Group’s production flow, processing the Group’s Russian feedstock.
- South Africa. The Group owns 50% of Nkomati, which operates a nickel mine of the same name. The co-shareholder of the company is African Rainbow Minerals.
Nornickel's ranking in the global metals industry
MARKET SHARE Market share of palladium, nickel, platinum and rhodium calculated on the basis of production refned metals and of the copper and cobalt — the basis of metals contained in ore mined.
in palladium (39%)
in nickel refned (23%)
in platinum (10%)
in rhodium (8%)
in cobalt (3%)
in copper (2%)
Сaptive global sales network
Fuel and energy assets
A wide range of R&D facilities
River fleet, river and sea port terminals, and a unique Arctic cargo sea fleet