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

Alcoa forecasts strong result for 2000

ALCOA is forecasting a third quarter result in the $350-380 million range, or about 40c per diluted share...

Capital markets


Lifter turns bauxite into 'gold'

A BAUXITE refinery in Western Australia has reportedly saved $20 million by installing a Twin Chamber...


31 MAY 2000