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Metro Mining merges its standalone bauxite projects /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Metro Mining Ltd, an Australian exploration and mining company based in Queensland, has combined two separate geological models and create a single expanded resource for its Bauxite Hills Mine project. In December 2016, Metro Mining has acquired Gulf Alumina Ltd in order to ex ...

Bauxite mining stakeholders urge government to implement SOP /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Bauxite mining stakeholders are urging the state government or the federal government for a set of standard operating procedure (SOP) for bauxite-mining in Pahang since the moratorium period had lasted for more than a year. Gerakan Rakyat Hentikan Pencemaran Bauksit (Geram) ch ...

Pahang MB anticipates further extension of the bauxite mining ban /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Menteri Besar of Pahang, Datuk Seri Adnan Yaakob has hinted that the moratorium on bauxite mining in the state might be extended for another three months after the current ban gets over on March 15.  It may be extended to June 15 considering the fact that unlicensed bauxite ...

Jamaican government yet to decide on bauxite tax removal, opposition raises concerns /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Finance Minister of Jamaica Audley Shaw announced that the government has not yet decided to remove tax on bauxite mining. Recently, Jamaica has been facing problems for the non-performance of the bauxite levy arrangement, mostly because of the fluctuations in the global alumina ...

Venezuela’s president reiterates the need of foreign investment to develop its mining resources /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro has named Jorge Arreaza as the country’s new mining minister. Guyana President Desmond Hoyte has reiterated the significance of the mining resources in the country and the need to attract foreign investors for the development of its resou ...

Week in Review: Bauxite news updates from the globe /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The world bauxite industry and the market are moving fast with the new positive trend in the aluminium market. New projects and expansions are on track and the companies have reported positive results. Here is a quick recap of the top headlines from the global bauxite industry fr ...

India’s mineral production rises 5.2% YOY in Dec 2016; Bauxite up by 21% /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Initial data released by the Ministry of Mines, Government of India, shows the country's mineral output in December 2016 rose 5.2 per cent from the corresponding period previous year. Production of bauxite, the principal ore of aluminium metal, increased by 21 per cent compared t ...

Nalco's Panchpatmali Bauxite Mines conferred with 5-star rating by Ministry of Mines /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

National Aluminium Company Limited (Nalco) owned Panchpatmali Bauxite Mines in Odisha has been accredited with the 5-Star Rating by the India Ministry of Mines in a stringent evaluation process conducted up by IBM. The honour along with the certificate of excellence was handed ov ...

Noranda Bauxite, Alumina appoint team of chief officers /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

DADA Holdings LLC has announced the appointment of their team of chief officers for the Noranda Bauxite and Noranda Alumina, affiliated companies in the bauxite mining and alumina-refining industries in the United States and Jamaica. New Day Aluminium LLC, an affiliate of DADA H ...

Jamaica Observer
Metro Mining officially acquires full ownership of Gulf Alumina /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Australia’s Metro Mining announced today that the company has acquired Gulf Alumina Ltd, taking full ownership of the company that it did not own previously. The company will proceed to combine Gulf’s Skardon River project tenements with its own Bauxite Hills mine. ...