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China Returns To Net Aluminium Exporter In September

China Returns To Net Aluminium Exporter In September

Typically a net exporter of primary aluminium by a wide margin, the People’s Republic of China reverted to the same in September per numbers just released by the central government. Numbers released by the General Administration of Customs on Friday indicated that...

China’s Primary Aluminium Production Jumps By 7.9 Percent In September

The People’s Republic of China saw a 7.9-percent rise on the year of primary aluminium last month, reaching a total of 3.16 million metric tons according to the National Bureau of Statistics’ numbers released yesterday. Experts chalk up the increase to new capacity coming online over the summer, which pushed the daily average to a […]

Rio Tinto And Lafarge Canada Develop Cement Ingredient From Spent Potlining

Anglo-Australian mining giant Rio Tinto Group, construction firm Lafarge Canada, and its subsidiary Geocycle Canada have created a marketable product using used potlining, preventing it from ending up in landfills. The new product, dubbed Alextra, is the product of a great deal of research into the problem of used potlining and is part of the […]

Alba Extends Pact With Arabian Gulf University On Employee Training And Education

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) said earlier this week that it has extended its partnership with Arabian Gulf University (AGU) to promote higher education. The Memorandum of Understanding between the two parties continues a multi-year agreement aimed at developing EGA’s human talent via higher education, specially-tailored training programs, and research on business management. Alba’s CEO Ali […]