Russia Nickel Export Tax to Be $2,117.80 a Ton, Government Says

Russia’s tax on nickel exports will be $2,117.80 a metric ton starting from Dec. 5, the government said on its website.

The tax is based on London Metal Exchange prices, according to the order signed by Prime Minister Vladimir Putin.

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