Africa

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

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...

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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 […]

Lindian Inks Memo With Chinese Rail Firm On Infrastructure At Guinea Bauxite Projects

Australian mineral exploration firm Lindian Resources Limited announced last week the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with state-owned China Railway Seventh Group Co. Ltd (CRSG) on establishing infrastructure for its bauxite projects in Guinea. Per the terms of the agreement, CRSG and Lindian will work toward a solution to bringing the bauxite ore harvested […]

Ivory Coast Bauxite Mine Resumes Production As Election Violence Subsides

The Ivory Coast’s sole bauxite mine has begun production again after being idled for months due to civil unrest. The mine, which is the country’s first and only bauxite mine, was forced to halt production in August as violence ramped up in anticipation of a presidential election at the end of October. “Work has resumed, […]

Rusal’s Port At Taressa, Guinea Granted IMO Identification Number

Russian Federation aluminium titan U.C. Rusal obtained last week a unique International Maritime Organization (IMO) identification number for its Guinean mining port Taressa. The assignment followed a successful registration of the port with the IMO’s Global Integrated Shipping Information System (GISIS). The port facilities at Taressa are part of the COBAD SA infrastructure, which supports […]