More aluminium capacity shut down

More aluminium capacity shut down

ALCOA has will curtail more than 1 million tonnes of aluminium production in the US due to weak prices....

Capital markets

08 JANUARY 2016
Bushfires suspend Alcoa mine

Bushfires suspend Alcoa mine

Alcoa suspends mine as fire crews defend Wagerup refinery against Waroona bushfires

Capital markets

07 JANUARY 2016
More alumina cutbacks for Alcoa

More alumina cutbacks for Alcoa

ALCOA has announced plans to shut down a further 887,000 tonnes of refining capacity in South America....

Capital markets

15 SEPTEMBER 2015
New contract means Metro has sold all planned 2018 production from Bauxite Hills

Australian bauxite can fill China's void: Edison

A NUMBER of Australian bauxite juniors are well-placed to capitalise on recent structural changes in...

Bulks

03 SEPTEMBER 2015
Alumina rebound continues

Alumina rebound continues

ALUMINA has reported a net profit of $US122 million ($A166 million) for the first half, a huge boost...

Profit & Loss

19 AUGUST 2015
New contract means Metro has sold all planned 2018 production from Bauxite Hills

Metro secures offtake MoU

METRO Mining has signed a non-binding memorandum of understanding for offtake from its Bauxite Hills...

Capital markets

10 AUGUST 2015
Maiden quarter for South32

Maiden quarter for South32

SOUTH32 achieved annual production records across four divisions while CEO Graham Kerr signalled future...

Capital markets

22 JULY 2015

Dryblower and the pressure building inside Alcoa to add bauxite to its exports

IT'S always seemed odd to Dryblower that Australia has never been very good at adding value to the minerals...

Dryblower

20 JULY 2015
Alumina shines for Alcoa

Alumina shines for Alcoa

ALCOA'S alumina business has recorded its best first half profitability figures since 2007, though the...

Archive

09 JULY 2015
Rio finishes $4.8B Kitimat upgrade

Rio finishes $4.8B Kitimat upgrade

RIO Tinto has completed the $US4.8 billion ($A6.45 billion) modernisation of its Kitimat aluminium smelter...

Feasibility

08 JULY 2015
BFS backs Altech development

BFS backs Altech development

ALTECH Chemicals will seek to fund the development of an alumina processing plant in Malaysia and a beneficiation...

Feasibility

29 JUNE 2015
Calls for broader alumina collaboration

Calls for broader alumina collaboration

THE nature of collaboration in the global alumina sector must be broadened to take the industry the next...

Base metals

12 JUNE 2015