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Indonesia's government may lift bauxite ore export ban /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Indonesia’s government revised draft may lift ban on bauxite ore from the country, offering easiness in the export of bauxite and nickel ore.According to spokesperson, fourth revision of The Office of the Coordinating Economic Minister submitted to Government Regulation No. ...

Illicit bauxite mining still a cause of concern for Pahang government /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Despite the decision taken by Pahang's Natural Resources and Environment Ministry to extend the bauxite mining moratorium by three more months, until March 31, uncleaned stockpiles of bauxite ore were traced at abandoned mining sites of the region. This indicates at the fact that ...

Recap 2016: Who moved the bauxite market and who shaped the industry? /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

With the growing demand for aluminium in the end user market and the growing aluminium production in Asian countries including China and the Middle East region, demand for bauxite grew manifold during 2016. Countries competed with each other to supply bauxite to China, the larges ...

Bauxite royalties fund to be kept for future generation, confirms land minister in Fiji /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

According to a report by Fiji Times, The Ministry of Land in Fiji is awaiting clarifications from its permanent secretary on questions by the same newspaper regarding the total royalties which were received by landowners in Nawailevu, Bua for giving bauxite mining rights on their ...

Kuantan MP says extending moratorium on bauxite mining will worsen environmental crisis /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Fuziah Salleh, Kuantan MP said in a press announcement that extension of bauxite mining ban in Pahang will deteriorate environmental crisis and this could lead to erosion at the bauxite mines.According to Fuziah, this erosion can contaminate river water as well as drinking water. ...

Bauxite mining ban extends by three more months in Malaysia /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Datuk Seri Dr Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar, the natural resources and environment minister has announced on Thursday December 22  that bauxite mining ban is extended by another three months  effective from  31 December  at a press conference. In January, Malaysi ...

Environment Minister happy with the progress of cleanliness operations in Kuantan mining sites /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

On a positive update on the bauxite mining situation in Malaysia, Natural Resources and Environment Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar has expressed content on the progress of cleanliness operations in Kuantan mining sites before the expiry date of the bauxite-minin ...

Top five countries with highest bauxite reserves in the world /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Bauxite has been a priority sector for the upstream aluminium value chain players for some time now. The supply certainty of the ore plays a crucial role in controlling the logistics cost of the sector which in turn helps in optimising the overall cost of production of alumi ...

New report provides details on the global bauxite mining market /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

A new Research report by Orbis Research delivers detail insight into the bauxite mining market covering a global industry A new Research report by Orbis Research delivers detail insight into the bauxite mining market covering a global industry overview, trends, growth and size. T ...

December 11 marks 40 years of bauxite workers strike in Guyana /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

This year marks 40 years since 42 striking bauxite workers were tear-gassed in a cell at the Linden Police Station.  Only a handful of people about six are around in Linden; the rest are scattered or deceased.  It was a most traumatic and ugly experience that left a bit ...