Bahrain-based international smelter Alba plans to raise up to $500 million debt from local and regional banks to part finance its $3.5 billion expansion, the company’s chief executive Tim Murray was quoted as saying by the Gulf Daily News,
India's national aluminium company Nalco will soon send an official team to Iran to explore setting up a smelter complex worth about $2 billion, its boss said, as world powers lift sanctions on Iran that had made negotiations difficult.
Saudi Arabian Mining Company (Ma'aden) said a massive smelter run jointly with US group Alcoa, which had experienced few technical glitches on start-up, will produce above its initial capacity target this year.
The smelter sta
Aluminium Bahrain (Alba) is expected to complete its Line 6 expansion project in three years after the construction work starts on the project.
Alba has been actively focused on the expansion project lately and the construction ph
Newmont Mining Corp's Indonesian copper export permit will not be renewed beyond March 19 unless it strikes a deal with Freeport-McMoRan to invest in the latter's planned smelter, a mines ministry official said on Monday.
Emirates Global Aluminium Jebel Ali (EGA Jebel Ali), also known as Dubai Aluminium (Dubal), has launched the aluminium smelter's latest project that targets energy optimization and capacity creep.
The project has three core co
Oman’s Sohar Port and Freezone has unveiled a new $19 million ferrochrome smelter, the second of five planned for Sohar, production at which will be led by Gulf Mining Group, a leading producer and exporter of chrome ore.
US miner Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold has agreed to pay 16.3 per cent more in annual processing charges to large Chinese copper smelters in 2015, with the 10-year high fee likely to set the benchmark for China.
Aluminium Bahrain (Alba), one of the world’s leading smelters, has appointed Hassan Noor as the new manager for its Carbon 3 unit.
A Bahraini national, Noor joined Alba in 1997 as a senior operator in the Carbon Department.