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FQM at a loss with nickel

First Quantum’s September quarterly results will do nothing to dispel the rumours around the potential sale of its Ravensthorpe and Kevitsa nickel assets, after the Canadian base metal company’s three month report showed these base metal mines operating at a loss.

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Ravensthorpe (pictured) and Kevitsa are under the spotlight at First Quantum Minerals

The company produced 9,955 tonnes of nickel in the three months to the end of September, the best output performance for a year and sold 10,733t of material, as both Kevitsa (Finland) and Ravensthorpe