The island has more than 23 million inhabitants
Joint venture: we operate a nickel refinery in the city of Kaohsiung
The island of Taiwan is around 180 km off the southeast coast of China
In 2006, through the purchase of Canadian miner Inco, Taiwan was added to the map of Vale’s business interests, further strengthening the company’s international expansion process. A nickel refinery in the city of Kaohsiung was among the many operations acquired.