Nickel in Tomorrow's World

By 2050, the world’s population will have increased to an estimated 9.6 billion people.

Providing enough food, housing, energy and water will require a concerted drive for new and improved technologies. It will be impossible to address these needs without metals such as nickel.

This publication focuses on seven key and interlinked global megatrends which will have a significant impact on individuals and societies over the coming years. These trends represent some of the greatest challenges of tomorrow that innovative technologies will help to overcome. Nickel is an essential material used in or supportive of all these technologies.