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FYI Resources Concludes Successful High-Purity Alumina Pilot Plant Trial

FYI Resources Concludes Successful High-Purity Alumina Pilot Plant Trial

Australian resource firm FYI Resources Ltd. announced earlier this week the successful trial production of high-purity alumina (HPA) at its pilot plant in Welshpool, Western Australia. Per the firm, the plant operated continuously from October 2nd through the 9th, meeting or exceeding...

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South32’s Bottom Line Punished By Weak Aluminium Prices In FY 2019

A drop in aluminium prices thanks to the heightening trade war between the United States and the People’s Republic of China took a serious toll on Australian metals miner South32 Limited’s results for the fiscal year of 2019, as the firm reported a 25-percent fall in annual profits over the course of the year. According […]

Archer Announces High-Purity Alumina Exploration Target In South Australia

Australian mineral exploration firm Archer Exploration Limited announced yesterday its maiden exploration target for its South Australia undertaking, the Eyre Peninsula High Purity Alumina (EPHPA) Project. Archer’s review of historical drill results in the area, which is about 90 miles southeast of Andromeda Metals’ Poochera Project, showed a kaolin exploration target of between 55 million […]

Metro Mining Sets Monthly Bauxite Production And Shipping Records In July

Australia’s Metro Mining Ltd. released production and shipping results for the month of July yesterday. Metro turned in monthly records for both mining and shipping bauxite ore thanks in large part to capital improvements made at Bauxite Hills Mine during this year’s rainy season. In July, Metro mined 443 thousand wet metric tons (WMT), an […]