On a grassy plain an hour’s drive southwest of Moscow, Vladimir Lisin has started producing steel at a newly completed plant. That’s something rival metals billionaire Lakshmi Mittal hasn’t achieved in Europe.
OAO GMK Norilsk Nickel’s board will discuss Aug. 15 holding a third share buyback this year for Russia’s largest mining company.
"Judging from what Norilsk management says, we think that Norilsk may pay out up to $2.5 billion of dividends as an interim payment, while total payments for 2014 can reach $3.8 billion."
- George Buzhenitsa on Oct 21, 2014