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Chalco to make first bauxite bauxite from Boffa mine by early-December

15 November 2019 - 19:26
According to an official from parent and state-owned company Chinalco, Aluminium Corporation of China Limited, popularly known as Chalco, would make the first shipment from its Boffa’s bauxite mine in Guinea by early-December.

IAI secretary general Ron Knapp to join China Hongqiao Group as an adviser

15 November 2019 - 19:23
China Hongqiao Group Limited, the world’s biggest aluminium producer, has reportedly hired outgoing International Aluminium Institute (IAI) secretary general Ron Knapp as its international adviser with effect from January 1, 2019.

SMB-Winning beats Fortescue to Simandou project

14 November 2019 - 19:07
The SMB-Winning consortium, which comprises Chinese aluminium producer Shandong Weiqiao, China's Yantai Port Group, transport and logistics company UMS International, and Singapore's Winning Shipping, has pipped Australian iron ore producer Fortescue Metals to secure the rights to develop blocks 1 and 2 of the Simandou iron ore deposits in Guinea.

Nespresso sponsoring National Recycling Week to dispel aluminium coffee capsules recycling myths

14 November 2019 - 18:52
Nespresso is reportedly sponsoring Planet Ark’s National Recycling Week, to be held till Sunday, November 17, to help dispel common myths around recycling as the theme of the event this year is ‘Recycling Mythbusters.’

REAL ALLOY Europe joins ASI as new Production & Transformation member

13 November 2019 - 18:46
REAL ALLOY Europe has joined Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) as a Production & Transformation member, bringing the total number of ASI members to 105.

EGA Marks 40 Years Since Aluminium Production Began In UAE

13 November 2019 - 18:42
Emirates Global Aluminium, the largest industrial company in the United Arab Emirates outside oil and gas, marks 40 years since the first tonne of aluminium was produced in the UAE.

China approves funding for first lot of Phase One of Sinohydro Projects in Ghana

13 November 2019 - 18:39
According to a recent report, China has approved the funding of the first lot of Phase One of the Sinohydro projects in Ghana, as per the agreement signed between China and Ghana in 2018. According to the agreement, China will have access to sites to mine bauxite in Ghana in exchange of development assistance from Ghana.

Allmetal buys Wichita shredder, deepens aero presence

12 November 2019 - 18:27
Kansas-based Allmetal Recycling has acquired Glickman Metal Recycling in a move to add a shredder to its operations and deepen its aerospace footprint in the region.

China’s NEV sales down 45.4% YoY, but up 1% MoM in October

12 November 2019 - 16:52
China Passenger Car Association (CPCA) data shows that China’s wholesale new energy vehicle (NEV) sales declined 45.4% from a year ago to 66,000 units in October. This marked the fourth consecutive month of decline since the latest subsidy cuts took effect in late June.

Novelis expects Aleris acquisition deal to close by early next year

12 November 2019 - 16:44
According to a recent report, Hindalco’s US-based subsidiary Novelis is expected to close the deal of the acquisition of Aleris Corporation by January 21, 2020. But currently the company is facing an anti-trust lawsuit in the US over its proposed $2.58 billion purchase of Aleris.
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