El ministro para el Desarrollo Minero Ecológico, Victor Can, informó que Venezuela a través de la empresa minera Loma de Níquel, exportó 500 toneladas de ferroniquel en grandes piezas a Holanda, como parte del impulso del Motor Minero de la Agenda Económica.
World Nickel production is expected to grow by an average 3.4% each year until 2021. However, production growth rates during the next five years will remain lower than the 5.3% average rates achieved between 2012 and 2016.
The platform, called Non-Ferrous Exchange Markets (NFEx), will run on a system designed by London-based startup Autilla, riding the discuptive Blockchain wave. NFEx is due to launch its new market for the trading of non-ferrous metals in the first quarter of 2018.