Dunkirk smelter

GFG Group Plans To Boost Aluminium Production To 1 Million MTPA Via Acquisitions: Sanjeev Gupta

GFG Group Plans To Boost Aluminium Production To 1 Million MTPA Via Acquisitions: Sanjeev Gupta

Sanjeev Gupta told an industry gathering on Monday that his GFG Group expects to top 1 million metric tons per annum of aluminum-smelting capacity within the next two years by way of acquisitions. Speaking at the London Metal Exchange (LME) Seminar, Gupta...

Rio Tinto Warns 2018 Aluminium Output May Suffer Due to Rusal Sanctions

Repercussions continue to be felt throughout the global aluminium trade as evidenced by Rio Tinto Group’s announcement on Wednesday that it may revise its 2018 aluminium output on account of sanctions placed upon U.C. Rusal by the United States Treasury Department earlier this month. In the course of its announced production results, the firm projected […]

Liberty House Mulling Offer for Rio’s Dunkirk Aluminium Smelter

According to multiple sources claiming direct knowledge of the matter, London-based industrial and commodities firm Liberty House Group is weighing the possibility of tendering an offer for Rio Tinto Group’s smelter in northern France. A trio of sources told Reuters earlier this week that Sanjeev Gupta’s venture expressed interest in the Dunkirk plant, which is […]