Africa

SMB Opens US$1 Billion Bauxite Railway In Guinea

SMB Opens US$1 Billion Bauxite Railway In Guinea

The west African nation of Guinea is set to become an even bigger player in the global bauxite ore trade as Societe Miniere de Boke has begun shipping the ore to the coast via its US$1 billion new railway. The 84-mile railway...

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Egypt Imposes Anti-Dumping Duties On Imports Of Certain Aluminium Products

The Egyptian government this week announced anti-dumping measures against imported aluminium products for the next three years. According to domestic media, the government will impose anti-dumping measures on molds, cylinders, and wire starting this week. The sanctions would be set at 16.5 percent of Insurance and Freight (CIF) value, with a minimum of US$333 per […]

Canyon Expects To Submit Environmental Report To Cameroon Government Next Month

Australian minerals miner Canyon Resources Limited announced last week that the Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) for its operations at Mining Martap Bauxite Project, which will bring it one step closer to beginning production at the site. Canyon submitted an application to mine the site to the Cameroon Ministry of Environment, Nature Protection and […]

Rusal Delivers 10 Thousand Doses Of COVID-19 Vaccine To Guinea

Russian Federation aluminium titan U.C. Rusal announced on Thursday that it has delivered a batch of Sputnik V vaccine to Guinea. The Sputnik V vaccine is the first registered vaccine against the novel coronavirus, or COVID-19. A delegation of Russian government officials and Rusal representatives delivered the batch of 10 thousand doses of Sputnik V […]

Rusal Recognized For Fight Against COVID-19 In Guinea

Earlier this week the corporate representative of Russian Federation aluminium titan U.C. Rusal in Guinea received the Guinea Best Company Award in recognition of its contribution to fighting the coronavirus pandemic in the country. The award has been given yearly since 2010 by COPE-Guinée (Coordination of Guinean non-governmental organizations for the promotion of excellence) to […]