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Guyanese Government Restarts Talks With Rusal Over Access To Aroaima Mine

Guyanese Government Restarts Talks With Rusal Over Access To Aroaima Mine

The Guyana government has begun talks with Russian Federation aluminium giant UC Rusal over re-opening operations along the Berbice River. Two Rusal executives met with ministers of the Guyanese government last week in an effort at resolving the impasse that has restricted...

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Guyanese Government Reassessing Once-Thriving Bauxite Industry

The government of the Co-operative Republic of Guyana is expecting the imminent delivery of a report detailing the state of the country’s bauxite industry. “We are currently reviewing the industry to see where our reserves are and the future of the industry,” explained Guyana’s Natural Resources Minister Raphael Trotman. The report, which comes at the […]

US Firm to Submit Plan for Opening Abrasive-Grade Bauxite Plant in Guyana

American firm Metallica Commodities Corp. plans to submit a proposal for re-opening an idled calcining kiln in Guyana for the production of abrasive bauxite. The Guyanese government requested the re-submission of plans previously rejected by the previous Guyanese administration in 2007. “There has been a new government in Guyana since May of last year (…) […]