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EGA Begins Second Phase Of Al Taweelah Aluminium Smelter Expansion Ahead Of Schedule

EGA Begins Second Phase Of Al Taweelah Aluminium Smelter Expansion Ahead Of Schedule

Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) announced this week that it has begun the second phase of the expansion of its aluminium smelter at Al Taweelah ahead of schedule. EGA said in a press release that the second phase will add 26 new...

Events

Alba Hosts Virtual ESG Week Focusing On Environmental Stewardship

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) launched a campaign this week to promote and enhance its environmental, social, and governance (ESG) matters. The campaign is in conjunction with the Gulf Aluminium Council’s (GAC) ESG Week. The initiative, dubbed “Achieving the Balance,” was launched on Sunday and will be conducted virtually through Thursday. It will highlight Alba’s sustainability […]

Tsingshan Planning 1 MMTPA Aluminium Smelter In Indonesia

A new entrant to the People’s Republic of China’s aluminium sector is planning a 1 million metric ton per annum aluminium smelter for Indonesia. According to a report by CRU, Tsingshan Holding Group is planning to enter the field by building the new aluminium smelter in conjunction with Huafon Group. The firm operates an industrial […]

Vedanta Plans US$300 MM In Capital Expenditures In Current Fiscal Year

India’s premier aluminium smelter Vedanta Ltd. plans to spend US$300 million during the current fiscal year. This is according to comments made to domestic media by Vedanta Aluminium’s Chief Executive Officer Ajay Kapur last week. “Our most significant expansion will be at our Lanjigarh alumina refinery,” Kapur told India’s BusinessLine. “Subject to government approvals, the […]