Metro Mining starts bauxite production at Queensland asset
Published: Monday, 16 April 2018
The Australian company has a number of supply agreements in place with China-based alumina and aluminium producers, which have been affected by disruptions of their local bauxite supplies during rounds of government inspections and closures last year.
Queensland-based Metro Mining started bauxite mining
operations at its Bauxite Hills site on April 13, with a first
shipment of 60,000 tonnes earmarked for a Chinese buyer, the
company announced on Monday April 16.
The Australian miner has brought the Bauxite Hills asset
online to join its existing operation...