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Hu'u to power Vale copper growth

Vale plans to dramatically increasing its copper production with its Hu’u discovery on Sumbawa island in Indonesia potentially able to lift the company towards the one million tonnes per year level, Juan Merlini, head of sales and marketing, told delegates at the 2022 CRU World Copper Conference.

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Vale's Salobo copper mine in Brazil

Vale holds an 80% interest in Hu'u project owner Sumbawa Timur Mining with Indonesia's ANTAM owning 20% where it plans to deliver a pre-feasibility study in 2024 looking at a production scenario

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