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Alba Inks MoU With University Of Bahrain On Research Cooperation

Alba Inks MoU With University Of Bahrain On Research Cooperation

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the University of Bahrain (UoB) last week aimed at increasing cooperation between the two parties on several areas of research. Per the firm, the biggest programs currently in progress between the two...

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GFG Optimistic On San Ciprian’s Future, Alcoa Not So Much As Deadline Nears

The GFG Alliance and Alcoa are continuing talks over the fate of their aluminium smelter in San Ciprian, Spain, and an official from GFG remains highly optimistic that a long-term solution for the plant’s viability is within reach. GFG Alliance’s Chief Investment Officer Jay Hambro said in an interview with S & P Global Platts […]

Canada Set To Announce Final Targets For Retaliatory Aluminium Tariffs This Week

Domestic media is reporting that retaliatory sanctions could be announced as early as today by the Canadian government in response to the Trump Administration’s levying of tariffs on the dominion’s aluminium last month. Anonymous sources told The Globe and Mail in Toronto that the announcement would likely be either today or tomorrow that the Canadian […]

Noranda Inks LOI With Cemtech For Sale Of Cement-Grade Bauxite Next Quarter

Noranda Alumina last week signed a letter of intent (LOI) with Cemtech Materials Corporation contemplating Noranda’s sale of 60 thousand metric tons of cement-grade bauxite to Cemtech in the next quarter. Per industry media, parent company New Day Aluminum Holdings LLC signed for Noranda. The deal will have Noranda providing Cemtech with a substitute for […]

Alba Partners With CRU On Virtual Market Update Conference

Last week Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) hosted the first-of-its-kind virtual market update session for customers around the globe. The initiative was a partnership between Alba and CRU and took place over four days. The program was divided up into two-day segments, and speakers at the event updated the market on Alba’s response to the coronavirus […]