Australia

ABx Ships Second Bauxite Load from Bald Hill Mine

ABx Ships Second Bauxite Load from Bald Hill Mine

Australian Bauxite announced yesterday that it has loaded and shipped the second batch of cement-grade bauxite from Bell Bay in Tasmania. The shipment in question, which consists of 35,913 metric tons of bauxite ore, was mined from the firm’s Bald Hill mine....

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South32 Posts Solid Numbers for Just-Ended FY2016

Australian metals miner South32 released its Quarterly Report last week. The firm’s numbers met or exceeded FY2016 guidance for the just-ended financial year. According to the report, South32 produced 963,000 metric tons of aluminium, which was slightly less than the one million tons produced the previous year. South African aluminium remained level at 697,000 metric […]

NZAS, Union Come to Agreement Over In Lieu Pay for Workers at Tiwali

New Zealand Aluminium Smelters (NZAS) and E tū, the union that represents its workers, have come to an agreement on how to disburse US$14.2 million of lieu pay now owed to certain current and former workers at the Tiwai aluminium smelter. Representatives from E tū and NZAS met earlier this week to discuss the ramifications […]

Metro Mining Inks Strategic Financing Agreement with Greenstone

Brisbane’s Metro Mining Limited announced yesterday that it has signed an agreement with Greenstone Resources II Ltd that grants Greenstone a 19.98% interest in Metro in addition to providing Metro with assistance in developing its Bauxite Hills Project. The agreement has Greenstone investing an initial US$6.76 million by way of a placement of 105 million […]

Australia’s Iron Mountain Announces Significant Bauxite Find in Solomons

Australian miner Iron Mountain Mining Limited announced late last week that it has discovered “extensive large-scale” deposits of bauxite in the Solomon Islands. The firm made the discovery in the course of its exploration at the Nendo Bauxite Project in Temotu Province. According to the firm, the results of a comprehensive auger drilling and pit […]

ABx Completes Major Third Sale of 35k Metric Tons of Ore

Australian Bauxite Limited announced another significant sale today. The firm said in a news release that a sale of 35,000 metric tons of bauxite had been inked in recent days. The sale in question is a replacement of an earlier sale for 5,000 metric tons made late last month. No buyer or sale price was […]