Nickel Ore Being Loaded Onto A Bulk Carrier

Nickel Ore Being Loaded Onto A Bulk Carrier

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Nickel ore is transported via a conveyor belt as it is unloaded from the bulk carrier Sansho at Queensland Nickel Pty's port facility in Townsville, Queensland. Australia’s exports to China climbed to a record A$9.5 billion in March, even as the trade surplus narrowed to A$731 million for the month.