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ABx’s ALCORE Begins Refining Bauxite Into Aluminium Fluoride

ABx’s ALCORE Begins Refining Bauxite Into Aluminium Fluoride

Australian Bauxite Limited (ABx) updated the market on Wednesday as to progress on the ALCORE Limited project, noting that it has achieved the project’s third milestone on the road to commercial production of aluminium fluoride (AlF3). ABx says the project has begun...

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Fearing Trump Administration Tariffs, Australia PM Morrison Defends Aluminium Exports To United States

Responding to reports that the Trump Administration is weighing tariffs on aluminium imports from Australia, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said yesterday that his country’s aluminium producers have complied fully with the current deal in place between the two governments. In comments to reporters in the Solomon Islands, Morrison defended his country’s aluminium exporters, saying they […]

ABx Signs MoA With Bundaberg Port Authority For Shipment Of Binjour Project Bauxite

Australian Bauxite Limited (ABx) updated investors on progress at its Binjour Project yesterday. The Project, which it considers to be a prime source for gibbsite-trihydrate (THA) metallurgical-grade bauxite in the state of Queensland, continues to undergo testing in hopes that extraction at the site will prove commercially viable. Per the firm, it has entered into […]

South32 Seals Contract With SRG Global For Engineering Services At Worsley Alumina

Australian metals miner South32 Limited named Western Australia specialist construction, maintenance, and mining services firm SRG Global as the long-term engineering provider for its Worsley Alumina bauxite operations. Per a filing with the ASX, SRG Global has agreed to a three-year contract to provide engineered access solutions, including scaffold services and rope-access technicians. The contract […]

Altech Raises First Steel On High-Purity Alumina Plant Site

Australian innovator Altech Chemicals Ltd. reached another milestone in the construction of its high-purity alumina (HPA) plant in Johor with the raising of the first construction steel at the site. Following a South African custom known as Opstaan Yster, or “stand-up of iron,” Altech marked the occasion on Friday with a ceremony and celebration. In […]