Archive for January 2019

India’s Total Imports Of Aluminium From U.S. Smelters Rose By 158 Percent In 2018’s First Ten Months

India’s Total Imports Of Aluminium From U.S. Smelters Rose By 158 Percent In 2018’s First Ten Months

Last year was a banner year for Indian imported aluminium to the United States, as numbers released earlier this week by the United States Geological Survey reflect a jump of 158 percent in the January through October period over the prior year....

Events

Boiler Failure At Alpart To Halt Alumina Production For At Least Ten Days

An ongoing equipment failure at Alumina Partners of Jamaica has led to a week-long production stoppage at the plant, and concern is mounting that the financial losses to the plant in the interim may be substantial. Domestic media reports that the plant’s boiler system failed late last month, and the earliest possible restart date is […]

25th Bauxite & Alumina Conference

Is meeting 200 members of the bauxite & alumina markets important to you? Connect with industry colleagues old and new in the warmth of Miami. This is your chance to take part in vital discussions around global production and consumption trends. Why attend: The only conference focussing specifically on the bauxite and alumina industry Network with […]

Pahang Bauxite Ban Extended Through End Of March

Though the calendar has changed, the situation for bauxite miners in Pahang remains the same, at least through the opening quarter of the new year, as Malaysia’s government extended yet again the moratorium on bauxite mining. The Water, Land and Natural Resources Ministry made the announcement yesterday of an agreement between its head, Dr. Xavier […]