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Back to the future for Metals X's Nifty copper mine

Metals X is having a back to the future moment of sorts as it sets out salvaging value from its mothballed Nifty copper mine in Western Australia's north-east.

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The Nifty copper mine in Western Australia's north

The plan is to abandon Nifty's troublesome underground sulphide operation and to scoop up the remaining 600,000t copper resource from an openpit operation.