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Week in Review: Australian bauxite sector makes top headlines /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Australia emerged as a top newsmaker in the bauxite sector in the last week. Australian bauxite sector has seen major developments from business growth opportunity and a number of companies won contracts for the ongoing bauxite projects. Guinea was also one of the newsmakers from ...

Australian Bauxite Ltd receives letter of intent for next shipment of Tasmanian bauxite /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Australian Bauxite Limited today announced that the company has received a letter of intent for a significant shipment of cement grade bauxite from its Bald Hill Bauxite mine, in Tasmania. The company’s marketing and logistics officers are in talks with the customer about d ...

Queensland Parliament sees business and job growth in the domestic bauxite sector /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Annastacia Palaszczuk, the Premier of Queensland has said in the parliament that stronger commodity prices have resulted in a rise in job creation in the coal exploration sector. Similarly, jobs in the copper, zinc and bauxite sector would also stabilize with the ramp u ...

Week In Review: the global bauxite market in news /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The week gone by was more or less flat for the global bauxite industry. The newsmakers are mainly from the West African and the Chinese regions.  Jamaica, Fiji and Guinea are working on their bauxite industry potentials, trying to develop the industry through various investm ...

Guinea should refine its own bauxite instead of exporting it majorly, says president Condé /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Guinea cannot afford to thrive on bauxite exports over the long term and keep overlooking developmental issues of its domestic aluminium industry. Doing that would not only make the economy vulnerable in the hands of global commodity price volatility uncontrollable on its part bu ...

Fiji’s bauxite export affects due to volatile nature of mining /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Fiji’s Director Mineral Development Dr Raijeli Taga said that the bauxite export has been affected from the shores of Bua due to volatile nature of the mining business.  She pointed out that the nation confirmed only one shipment of bauxite to China so far this ye ...

Jamaica may not collect $1.9b for exempting bauxite levy /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The Jamaican government is likely to lose nearly $1.9 billion annually for its decision to exempt on the bauxite levy. The government exempted bauxite levy as part of a tax regime overhaul for extractive industries, as reported. The Financial Gleaner calculated the loss f ...

Nalco’s overburden processing can add nearly 60 million tonnes of bauxite /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

National Aluminium Company (Nalco) can add nearly 60 million tonnes of bauxite to its resource base through the processing of overburden. NALCO CMD Tapan Kumar Chand said while speaking at the 17th Annual Geominetech Conference on Thursday at Bhubaneswar. Currently, the company i ...

Update: Metro Mining outlines Native Title agreements for combined Bauxite Hills Project /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Metro Mining has announced the amalgamation of Bauxite Hills and Skardon River Project in March 2017. Now the company has outlined the final agreements demonstrating strong community support for the Bauxite Hills Mine. According to Simon Finnis, managing director and CEO, the ...

Social unrest cripples bauxite mining in Guinea /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Bauxite production in the Republic of Guinea has been badly affected by the social unrest whereby the rioting residents are seeking solution to the rising pollution level and frequent power cuts allegedly caused due to excessive bauxite mining. The riot has jeopardized the outflo ...