The bauxite boat is sailing - will we be aboard?

AT A time when the world's bauxite industry is facing big changes, Australia's cost structure is threatening...

Outcrop

26 APRIL 2013
Majors battle for Aurukun

Majors battle for Aurukun

THE Queensland government has announced a shortlist of five groups - which includes giants Glencore International,...

Capital markets

23 APRIL 2013
BHP stays on course

BHP stays on course

GLOBAL miner BHP Billiton is sticking by its iron ore production guidance for the 2013 financial year...

Capital markets

17 APRIL 2013
Alcoa profits up

Alcoa profits up

ALCOA reported a $US149 million ($A143.7 million) profit for the first quarter of 2013, a 58.5% year-on-year...

Archive

09 APRIL 2013
Australian Bauxite jumps on deal with Chinese partner

Australian Bauxite jumps on deal with Chinese partner

SHARES in Australian Bauxite gained 20% after it announced an investment agreement with Chinese aluminium...

Capital markets

04 APRIL 2013
Retrofitted Rio ship researches reef

Retrofitted Rio ship researches reef

RIO Tinto's specially outfitted science vessel, the Wakmatha, has completed its maiden voyage in a three-year...

Leadership

15 MARCH 2013
Australian Bauxite secures port, tenement access

Australian Bauxite secures port, tenement access

EARLY access to Bell Bay Port may help drive Australian Bauxite's Tasmanian project into production ahead...

Capital markets

05 MARCH 2013
Alumina reports loss amid tough conditions

Alumina reports loss amid tough conditions

THE industry struggles of last year have been reflected in Alumina's results - with the company reporting...

Capital markets

21 FEBRUARY 2013
Gove to stay open

Gove to stay open

RIO Tinto has decided to keep its Gove alumina refinery in the Northern Territory after chief minister...

Archive

13 FEBRUARY 2013
Mills swings a deal to save Gove

Mills swings a deal to save Gove

NORTHERN Territory chief minister Terry Mills has put the heat back on new Rio Tinto chief executive...

Archive

12 FEBRUARY 2013
Mills seeks Gove extension

Mills seeks Gove extension

NEW Rio Tinto chief Sam Walsh is just settling in, but he's being urged by the Northern Territory government...

Capital markets

23 JANUARY 2013
Albanese out as Rio posts $14B write-downs

Albanese out as Rio posts $14B write-downs

RIO Tinto chief executive Tom Albanese has resigned and has been replaced by iron ore boss Sam Walsh...

Leadership

17 JANUARY 2013