In January-September Norilsk Nickel received 146.38 billion rubles of net profit, up by 49.8% YoY.
According to the group statement, revenue grew by 45.6%, to 447.53 billion rubles, gross profit – by 57.5%, to 279.52 billion rubles, and sales revenue – by 63.1%, to 249.35 billion rubles.
In Q3 Nornickel increased nickel output by 9% QoQ, to 53.7 thousand tons.
In 9 months nickel output was 157 thousand tons, on par with January-September 2017.
Nickel manufacture of own ore increased by 3%, to 156 thousand tons. (Ukrainian metal)