Cuba to enlarge nickel industry
Cuba said it will invest 300-plus million dollars in its basic industry, including nickel, to improve industry output and energy-saving efficiency.
Holguin -located over 456 miles east of Havana- closed 2006 with a record production and nickel exports excelled as Cuba's largest hard currency income source.
The announcement was made at a meeting of the Provincial Assembly of the People's Power with Basic Industry Minister Yadira Garcia.
Source: Prensa Latina