Alcoa cuts north-west US aluminium production further

ALCOA has made further production cuts at its aluminium smelter operations in the north-west of the United...

Capital markets

14 FEBRUARY 2001

Alcan in talks to sell Jamaican operations

MONTREAL-based Alcan Aluminium has announced plans to sell its Jamaican bauxite and alumina operations...

Capital markets

08 FEBRUARY 2001

China to list aluminium assets

CHINA is moving towards a stock exchange listing for its state-owned alumina and aluminium company.

Capital markets

05 FEBRUARY 2001

Queensland paid $100 million to lure smelter, says Liberal leader

BRISBANE: The Beattie government had offered $100 million of taxpayers' money to an international consortium...


05 FEBRUARY 2001

Aldoga Aluminium on the prowl for partners

GLADSTONE, Qld: The company behind a proposed $3 billion aluminium smelter in central Queensland is on...


31 JANUARY 2001

Alcoa extends Huntly GPS system to drilling trials

ALCOA World Alumina Australia continues to enjoy success with its


29 JANUARY 2001

CEO's hasty departure hits Alcan stock hard

THE shock resignation of Alcan Aluminium chief executive and president Jacques Bougie has left investors...

Capital markets

12 JANUARY 2001

Kaiser predicts alumina over-supply in 2001

KAISER Alumina is tipping a world over-supply of alumina this year as new plant capacity comes on stream....

Capital markets

10 JANUARY 2001

Alcoa posts record quarterly, annual earnings

ALCOA has reported the best quarter and best year in its history, marking its fourth consecutive year...

Capital markets

09 JANUARY 2001

Alcan takes 30% stake in Gove refinery, warns earnings below expectations

ALCAN Aluminium said today it will acquire 30% of the Gove alumina refinery and related bauxite mine...


13 DECEMBER 2000

Billiton confirms 86% stake in Worsley Alumina

LONDON-based mining giant Billiton announced today that Kobe Steel, Nissho Iwai and Itochu do not intend...

Capital markets

12 DECEMBER 2000

Alcoa profit surges despite earlier warning

THE world's largest aluminium producer, Alcoa, reported a 42% increase in third-quarter earnings despite...

Capital markets

06 OCTOBER 2000