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Volkmar Guido Hable and Samarium Tennessine Corp planning further investment in the mining sector /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Bulk commodity producers have been continuing to struggle during the last few years with low commodity prices and in efforts to cut costs. A number of facilities have closed down over last few years. However, with the LME prices showing signs of improvement and demand from China ...

Jamaica poised for additional growth in bauxite and minerals sectors /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Lester ‘Mike’ Henry, Transport and Mining Minister of Jamaica said on Sunday at Lydford in St Ann, that he expects a jump in the country’s bauxite and minerals sector. The growth, according to him, was due to the policy shift towards profit sharing in downstream ...

Rio Tinto’s 2016 bauxite production reaches 47.7 million MT /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The global metals and minerals giant Rio Tinto released its 2016 bauxite production report on Tuesday, January 17. The company produced 47.7 million tonnes of bauxite in 2016, higher than expected target set in last October with an increase by 9 per cent from 2015.After improveme ...

Jamaica's New Day Aluminum gets new GM for its St. Ann bauxite operations /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

New Day Aluminum Limited of Jamaica has appointed Delroy Dell as the new vice President and General Manager for its bauxite operations in St. Ann. Dell, a former Operations Director with Noranda Bauxite, will manage the mining and shipping operations of New Day (Jamaica) Aluminum ...

Outlook 2017: Awaiting opportunities in the bauxite sector /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

According to CRU, global alumina capacity is forecast to grow by 29.6% over the next ten years, reaching 179.6M tonnes by 2024. Metallurgical grade alumina capacity expansion, primarily in China will drive the growth in demand for bauxite. China's growing need for raw materials t ...

JNARDDC and MRSAC to develop app to provide data on bauxite deposits in Maharashtra /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Jawaharlal Nehru Aluminium Research Development and Design Centre (JNARDDC) from Nagpur, India is developing an app in collaboration with the Maharashtra Remote Sensing Application Centre (MRSAC) which will provide a digital database on bauxite and laterite deposits in Maharashtr ...

Lift on ore export ban may affect Indonesia’s growing smelting industry /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Indonesia government has operated 32 mineral processing and refining corporations from 2012 to 2016 with the total sum of investment of USD20 billion in smelting industries. Deputy Chairman of Processing and Smelting Companies Association (AP3I), Jonathan Handoyo commented: &ldq ...

Indonesia eases export ban on bauxite and nickel ore with new policy /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

As an update on the ore export ban imposed in Indonesia, two years back, Indonesia amended the policies on Thursday allowing exports of nickel ore and bauxite and concentrates of other minerals under specific conditions.The ban on unprocessed ore exports was imposed in 2014 to en ...

NALCO records 18% YoY growth in bauxite production- the highest in 2016 /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Indian PSU National Aluminium Company (Nalco) has reported 18 per cent growth in its bauxite production in 2016. Since the inception of the company, this was Nalco’s highest recorded growth in bauxite output, according to T K Chand, the company’s chairman and managing ...

Metro promotes Finnis to MD & appoints a GM to prepare for mining /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Simon Finnis has been promoted from CEO to Managing Director of Metro Mining Ltd.Metro Chairman Stephen Everett said Finnis had made a significant contribution as CEO and would add increased value as the company transitions from explorer to producer. “Simon has 30 year ...

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