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China bauxite prices jump as government gets stricter on tax evaders /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

China has stepped up its export regulations. Earlier, bauxite exporters who would resort to various ways to evade taxes are now being forced to pay value-added tax (VAT) for the bauxite consignments they are sending offshore. As a result, bauxite prices off China have increased. ...

Rio’s Q12017 bauxite production increases despite weather challenges /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

British-Australian metals and mining giant Rio Tinto today announced its bauxite production result for the first quarter of 2017. Rio Tinto chief executive J-S Jacques said that the company delivered solid production in the first quarter of 2017 even though they ha ...

Guyana bauxite export still a priority even as the economy shifts its focus on oil & gas /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Guyana bauxite export continues to remain a strategic priority area even at a time when the economy is considering to switch from its dependence on traditional foreign exchange earners such as aluminium ore to one dominated by oil and gas following the discovery of oil reserve by ...

Australian bauxite production and export expected to rise in next three financial years /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

According to a Platts’ report, Australia is expected to produce 82.7 million tonnes of bauxite in FY 2016-2017 (July-June), up 1.22% YOY, as confirmed by the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science on Friday. Upcoming projects in the state of Queensland are expe ...

Nalco rides high on bauxite /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The last quarter of 2016 helped mining and metal companies witnessed a reversal of fortune as inventories decreased and metal prices rebounded slowly but steadily. Metal stocks started soaring, as investors participated actively on expectations of better times ahead. National Al ...

Ireland’s bauxite import totalled 4.6 MT in 2016, Guinea ranked as the top supplier /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Ireland, the main alumina refining hub in entire Europe, is a major bauxite importer. The country has been featuring as one of the world's top five bauxite importing countries since 2006. It ranks fourth in terms of bauxite import volume after China, USA, and Ukraine. Since 2015, ...

Odisha garners INR6,693.62 cr mineral royalty for bauxite and other ores /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Government of Odisha, the mineral-rich state on India's east coast, has collected INR6,693.62 crore royalty as on March 27, 2017, since the amended Mines and Minerals-Development & Regulation (MMDR) Act was promulgated on January 12, 2015. The revenue, as per state mining min ...

ABx announces Annual Report 2016: Sales of non-metallurgical grade bauxite rises /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Australian Bauxite Ltd announced today publication of its Annual Report for the year ended 31 December, 2016. During 2016, ABx sold 45,590 tonnes of bauxite comprising 42,000 tonnes of cement-grade bauxite and over 3,590 tonnes of fertiliser grade bauxite. The company has over 12 ...

Ukraine’s bauxite import declines YoY as domestic production of the ore increases /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Annual bauxite import by Ukraine declined significantly in 2016. The total bauxite import for the year was estimated at 4.22 million tonnes, down 26.48 per cent from 5.74 million tonnes in 2015. The cost of bauxite import also went down from US$308.45 million in 2015 to US$294.72 ...

Europe is the top destination for Guinea bauxite export at present /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

According to a recent report from Reuters, Guinea aims to increase bauxite production to 60 million tonnes by 2020. According to the mines minister of Guinea, the country is planning to invest aggressively to meet strong demand for bauxite from China. Guinea is posing as the next ...