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Iran’s Aluminium Consumption Rate Rises By 12 Percent, Exceeding Global Average

Iran’s Aluminium Consumption Rate Rises By 12 Percent, Exceeding Global Average

Aluminium consumption by Iran’s consumers rose by 12 percent last year, besting the global average for aluminium growth. So said Iran’s Deputy Minister of Industry, Mine and Trade Mehdi Karbasian earlier this week. Speaking at the signing ceremony for a Memorandum of...

Aluminium in Iran – can the potential be realised?

Following the relaxation of sanctions, Iran, which has for many years been marred by political issues and civil unrest now has plans for fresh development of its infrastructure and industry – and the country’s aluminium sector in particular has been targeted for key support. However, the prospects for realising the considerable potential will be impacted […]

Guinean Firm to Begin Construction on Bauxite Mine by End of 2016

Guinean mining firm Societe des Bauxites de Dabola-Tougue (SBDT) said late last week that it expects to commence construction on a bauxite mine in country that will position it to begin harvesting the vast, largely untapped reserves the West African country possesses, said the company’s CEO. “We are currently finalising the feasibility studies. We plan […]