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EGA Receives First Bauxite Shipment for Al Taweelah Refinery from Guinea

EGA Receives First Bauxite Shipment for Al Taweelah Refinery from Guinea

Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC announced this weekend the reception of the first bauxite ore destined for use at Al Taweelah alumina refinery from mines in west Africa. The shipment of 61 thousand metric tons arrived at port just over a month after...

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EGA Agreement Results in New Caustic Soda Plant at KIZAD

UAE’s Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) revealed yesterday the signing of a long-term supply agreement with Shaheen Chem Investments LLC for the supply of ethylene dichloride and caustic soda to EGA’s Al Taweelah alumina refinery. As a result of the agreement, Shaheen Chem will soon commence planning for and construction of a chemical complex adjacent […]

EGA Inks Alumina Supply Deal with Vietnam’s Vinacomin

UAE’s Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) announced yesterday that it has executed a three-year alumina supply contract with Vietnam National Coal and Mineral Industries Corporation (Vinacomin). The deal, which is EGA’s first such agreement with a Vietnamese firm, will obligate state-owned Vinacomin to supply EGA with 300 thousand metric tons of the aluminium precursor per […]

EGA Inks Deal to Upgrade Khalifa Port for Increased Bauxite Imports

UAE’s Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) has come to an agreement with Abu Dhabi Ports to upgrade and use Khalifa Port for importing raw materials for use in EGA’s smelting operations. According to EGA, the agreement will see Abu Dhabi Ports dredging and widening the Khalifa Port to a final low-tide channel depth of 18.5 […]

EGA Finishes US$300 MM Upgrade to Aluminium Smelter

UAE’s Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) announced yesterday the completion of its three-year, US$300-million project to upgrade production lines at its aluminium smelter at Jebel Ali. According to the firm, the plant’s production lines are now powered by proprietary technology that both increases production and reduces operating costs and environmental degradation. As of now, EGA’s […]

EGA Recognized by UAE Government as Sustainability Leader

Emirates Global Aluminium was the site of an event dedicated to promoting the reuse of industrial wastes yesterday. The event, which was held under the government’s “UAE Toward Cleaner Production” initiative, was held to highlight strategies for mitigating UAE industry’s impacts upon the environment and to improve its global competitiveness. Among the highlights of the […]