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Chalco Ships First Bauxite From Boffa Mines In Guinea

Chalco Ships First Bauxite From Boffa Mines In Guinea

Aluminum Corp of China Ltd (Chalco) earlier this week commenced the first shipment of its inaugural batch of bauxite ore from mines in the West African country of Guinea. According to a Chinese ship-tracking website, the first 55 thousand metric tons of...

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Chalco Breaks Ground On Boffa Bauxite Project In Guinea

State-run smelter Aluminum Corp of China (Chalco) announced yesterday the start of construction at its Boffa bauxite project in Guinea. Reuters reported Monday that the company released a statement saying that a groundbreaking ceremony took place this weekend at the site. No further details were available at press time. Earlier this year Chalco said production […]

Chalco Announces US$164 MM Investment in Guinea’s Boffa Bauxite Mine

Aluminum Corp. of China (Chalco) announced late last week a plan to invest US$164 million in a bauxite ore mine in Guinea. Domestic media reported yesterday the plan to invest in the Boffa bauxite project, which is the site of an estimated 736 million metric tons of bauxite reserves. Chalco says this investment will be […]

China to Loan Guinea US$20 Billion for Access to Bauxite Reserves

The Republic of Guinea will be the recipient of a US$20 billion loan from the People’s Republic of China in exchange for concessions on its significant bauxite ore reserves. According to reporting yesterday by Reuters, the loan will be disbursed over twenty years. The loan will be guaranteed by in-country projects 125 miles northeast of […]