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Boliden Kevitsa Mine
Boliden Kevitsa is located 160 kilometres north of Rovaniemi in Sodankylä municipality. Kevitsa is a nickel sulphide deposits with important copper and platinum-group-metals by-product credits. Process facilities were originally designed for 5 million tonnes per annum with built in expansion capabilities. Mill feed rate 2016 was 7.4 Mt and is planned to be expanded to 9 Mtpa by 2019. Metal production 2016 was 12 000 tonnes of nickel and 21 000 tonnes of copper.