Aluminium International Today News

Guinea project update

Published: December 12, 2018 by Nadine Bloxsome

Emirates Global Aluminium has announced that its bauxite mining project in the Republic of Guinea has reached 75 per cent construction completion.

The project has a total budgeted project cost of approximately $1.4 billion and is being developed by EGA’s subsidiary Guinea Alumina…

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Christmas cans

Published: December 10, 2018 by Nadine Bloxsome

Ball has partnered with Carlsberg Srbija Group to create an exclusive premium can design for Tuborg’s Christmas beer, just in time for the festive holiday. 

Designed in collaboration with Ball’s experts, the creative design reflects the dark lager’s caramel notes and festive mood by…

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NK5 sells Baux

Published: December 10, 2018 by Nadine Bloxsome

NK5, a leading player specialised in turning around and investing in enterprises facing financial and/or operating difficulties, has announced the sale of Baux, the Spanish industrial group devoted to the production of hot- and cold-rolled and lacquered aluminium products from 100%-recycled…

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Opening of Bel Air mine

Published: December 10, 2018 by Nadine Bloxsome

Alufer Mining Limited has announced that the Bel Air mine in Guinea has been officially opened by His Excellency, President Alpha Conde.

The inauguration was attended by the Minister of Mines, members of Parliament, Ambassadors from the UK and US and local dignitaries. His Excellency…

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Alu I want for Christmas…

Published: December 06, 2018 by Nadine Bloxsome

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas – outside in the shopping windows and especially in the supermarkets where glittery chocolate Santa Clauses and other figures are lined up on the shelf.

Over 150 million Santa Clauses are produced annually for the season in Europe alone – most of…

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Shipment leaves Amrun

Published: December 03, 2018 by Nadine Bloxsome

Rio Tinto's Amrun project in Queensland, Australia, has achieved a significant milestone, successfully making the first shipment of bauxite, six weeks ahead of schedule.

The US$1.9 billion (A$2.6 billion) investment in Amrun will replace production from the depleting East Weipa mine and…

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