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Gupta Assures Market That Closures Of Aluminium And Steel Plants Will Not Happen On His Watch

Gupta Assures Market That Closures Of Aluminium And Steel Plants Will Not Happen On His Watch

Despite ever more ominous news coming from one of its biggest financial partners, GFG Alliance head man Sanjeev Gupta promised this week that plant closures would not occur “under [his] watch.” According to financial industry reporting on Thursday, the administrator handling Greensill...

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Rio Tinto Identifies Preferred Bidder for Scottish Smelter

Operators of a Rio Tinto smelter in western Scotland confirmed late last week that they were in talks to sell it to a “preferred bidder.” The Lochaber Smelter in Fort William, which is one of the region’s largest employers, is Rio’s last operational smelter in the United Kingdom. It has been in operation for almost […]