JISCO Plans 3-Year, US$3-Billion Expansion to Alpart Facilities

Nov. 18, 2017 - 12:00

A US$3-billion expansion of the Alumina Partners of Jamaica (Alpart) facility at Nain, St. Elizabeth, by Jiuquan Iron and Steel Company (JISCO) Limited is in the offing according to Jamaican transport and mining minister Mike Henry. According to a press…

Aleris Opens US$400 MM Aluminium Auto Body Sheet Production Facility in NW Kentucky

Nov. 17, 2017 - 15:00

Cleveland rolled aluminium firm Aleris International, Inc. opened a new, US$400-million aluminium automotive body sheet production facility at its plant in Lewisport, Kentucky earlier this month. According to the firm’s announcement released yesterday, the Lewisport plant is an effort by…

Chinalco Cuts Alumina-Refining Capacity by 2 Million Metric Tons Through March

Nov. 17, 2017 - 09:00

State-run aluminium and alumina mammoth Aluminum Corporation of China (Chinalco) is the next major aluminium producer to fall in line with its country’s mandated production cuts. Representatives of the firm announced Wednesday that it will be cutting its alumina-refining capacity…

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