bauxite ore

EGA Inks Agreement with University of Queensland on Project to Convert Bauxite Residue to Soil

EGA Inks Agreement with University of Queensland on Project to Convert Bauxite Residue to Soil

UAE’s Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC announced yesterday that it has come to an agreement with Australia’s University of Queensland to cooperate on a three-year research endeavor aimed at converting bauxite residue into soil. The research will be carried out by The University...


Chalco to Invest in US$500 Million Bauxite Project in Guinea

The government of the Republic of Guinea announced earlier this week that the People’s Republic of China’s Aluminum Corporation of China Limited (Chalco) will be investing US$500 million in a bauxite ore project in the country. The Guinean government secured the deal after a visit to Beijing by Guinea’s mines minister Abdoulaye Magassouba. It is […]

ABx Confirms Another 30,000 MT Bauxite Shipment of Tasmanian Ore

Australian Bauxite Limited (ABx) announced the sale of another significant quantity of bauxite ore today, confirming the sale of 30 thousand metric tons of the ore harvested from its mine at Bald Hill. ABx declined to identify the purchaser or the destination for which the cement-grade bauxite is headed. The ore will be shipped from […]

Fijian Bauxite Miners Stockpiling Ore and Await Price Rise: Mining Secretary Finau

Although global bauxite prices have declined in recent months, Fijian government officials say that miners will continue to mine the ore while it awaits a more favorable market. Fiji’s Ministry of Lands and Mineral Resources Permanent Secretary Malakai Finau explained to local media that normal operations will continue, stockpiling the ore for a time when […]

Bauxite Ban Notwithstanding, Exports from Malaysia to China On the Rise

Despite an eighteen-month ban on bauxite mining, reports indicate that exports of the ore to the People’s Republic of China are on the rise, provoking public ire aimed at miners who are evading the ban. Mining of bauxite was halted two weeks into 2016 due to irresponsible mining and storage practices carried out by certain […]

Bauxite Price Drop Has Limited Fiji’s Shipments: Minerals Minister

A drop in the global price of bauxite has taken its toll upon Fiji’s producers of the ore according to Ministry of Land and Mineral Resources permanent secretary Malakai Finau. Though not the only culprit, he told local media earlier today that it is at least one of the primary reasons shipments have been down […]