Nickel superalloys are major components used in building aircraft that made commercial flights around the world possible.
Some base metals are up for a more optimistic year after experiencing declines in recent years.
The acquisition of high-potential mines is on the uptake, with Global Ferronickel Holdings, Nickel Asia, Sirius Resources and Metals X staging takeovers.
The mining sector of Russia enjoys a good position as it is expected to produce large numbers of precious and semi-precious metals this year.
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Nickel prices could only recover if there is a supply deficit, economists say.
With gasoline prices hiking up, the attention of car owners is turned towards eco driving options like hybrid cars. Nickel is used to creating hybrids cars.
Russian junior miner Amur Minerals to expand in Asia, eyeing China to be both business partner and a potentially big market for their nickel and copper.
Nickel applications in electronic and aerospace industries are growing each year. Scientists are finding ways to produce stronger nickel superalloys.
Australian courts ruled against Adani Mining's planned Carmichael Coal Mine. The Queensland mine would have damaged the environment and various species.