Group Management MMC «Norilsk Nickel» announced its plans for the development of mineral and raw material base of the enterprise and on the rational use of available resources in the company's assets. According to the representatives of this organization, these issues in the next few years will focus on, and the size of the investment for production needs MMC (only in the next 4 years) will be more than 100 billion. Rubles.
Part of the above-mentioned means of the management of «Norilsk Nickel» plans to direct on modernization of existing production assets: replacement of obsolete equipment and technology, the construction of new mines in the existing fields and development of ore deposits in the deeper levels. These measures will allow MMC more efficiently dispose of the existing mineral resource base and provide consistently high levels of precious and non-ferrous metal production for a longer period.
Earlier it was reported that over the past two years, the volume of investments, «Norilsk Nickel» in the development of the mineral resources sector amounted to more than 30 billion. Rubles. About $ 18 billion of that amount to the needs of the MMC has been spent in the current year, and about 13 billion — in the past.