First Alufer Mining bauxite shipment arrives in China

Alufer Mining’s first shipment of bauxite from its Bel Air project in Guinea has arrived in China, the company said on Thursday November 22.

The shipment, totaling 203,009 tonnes, was shipped to Qingdao port in China after being sold to Aluminum Corp of China (Chalco) – the country’s largest alumina and primary aluminium producer.

The Bel Air mine is on on track to produce 5.5 million tonnes per year of trihydrate bauxite containing 46% alumina. A further 750,000 tonnes of bauxite has successfully been loaded and is en...

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Alice Mason

November 22, 2018

16:50 GMT

London