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Altech posts an update on its proposed Malaysian HPA plant /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Altech Chemicals Limited yesterday released an update on the detailed design and engineering work for its proposed Malaysian high purity alumina (HPA) plant. Around 55 M+W Group personnel located in both Germany and Singapore are assigned to company’s HPA project.   ...

India’s growing Li-ion battery market to charge up high purity alumina consumption /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

India is on a fast track of growth. Pegged to be the fastest growing economy in the world in 2017-18 (forecasted growth rate 7.2%) as projected by the International Monetary Fund (IMF), the country stands to offer many emerging sectors the right opportunity to grow. One such sect ...

Jamaica’s bauxite and alumina sector development to create more jobs /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Jamaica’s former Minister of Transport and Works Mike Henry said yesterday during his contribution to the 2017/18 Sectoral Debate in the House of Representatives that more than 1,000 employment opportunities  are likely to be created as a result of developments in the ...

China refines 27% more alumina in March than the same period previous year /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Monthly alumina output in China rose significantly in March, revealed first-hand production data of the Chinese alumina refineries as surveyed by the Shanghai Metals Market. Alumina production volume last month totalled 5,831,000 tonnes, up 27 per cent from March 2016 and +12.45 ...

Altech Chemicals takes high purity alumina to European investors /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Altech Chemicals has dual listed shares trading under the ticker A3Y on Germany’s Frankfurt Stock Exchange. The dual listing supports Altech’s strategy to broaden its European investor base, particularly in Germany where there is growing interest in the company&rsquo ...

Supply disruptions in China may delay brown fused alumina deliveries in April, May /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Environmental protection authorities in China that recently got down to track non-conformance by the country's numerous aluminium smelters and alumina refineries seem to have impacted the global trade of alumina and bauxite in the short-term. Deliveries of some contracts of brown ...

Week in Review: Major advances in alumina industry around the world /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The alumina industry has observed some of the major ups and downs in the past week across the globe.  Let’s revisit the prominent news stories covering the week: Altech gains mining approval for Meckering deposit Altech Chemicals Limited announces that the Departme ...

Top five promising high purity alumina producers in the world /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The global high purity alumina market size was estimated at 25,315 tonnes per annum in 2016. A recent study says the demand for the commodity will grow at a CAGR of 16.7% from 2016 through 2024. An increasing trend in adoption of LED lighting and displays globally is seen as the ...

Bosnia's Alumina to produce 290,000 tonnes of alumina in 2017 /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Dr. Radislav Filipovic, Alumina’s director of business marketing and production in most of Zvornik collective, has announced in a statement on Tuesday February 14 that the company is planning to produce 290,000 tons of alumina in 2017. According to him, the company "Alum ...

Alcoa Pinjarra refinery's Sharron Freitas named WA’s resource woman of the year /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Alcoa’s Operations Centre Group Leader Sharron Freitas has taken out a major industry award for her contribution to the mining industry when she was named the 2017 Outstanding Operator/Technician/Trade Woman in the Chamber of Minerals and Energy’s Women in Resources A ...