Boliden to acquire Kevitsa mine in Finland
On the 10th of March, Boliden announced that it has entered into an agreement with First Quantum to acquire the Kevitsa nickel-copper-gold-PGM mine in Northern Finland.
The Kevitsa mine is a nickel-copper-gold-Platinum Group Metals mine located in northern Finland.
In 2015, the mine processed 6.7 Mtonnes of ore, of which nickel and copper accounted for roughly 40% each of net revenue, with gold, PGM and cobalt accounting for the remainder. The mine has 380 employees and around 200 contractors. You can read more about the acquisition here.