Bauxite trade remains uncertain as Indonesia tightens laws

Published: Wednesday, 28 November 2012

Low iron ore stocks could result in additional buying, boosting shipping rates

By Wayne Yamada

There was uncertainty in the bauxite shipping market this week after Indonesia’s new rules cut export volumes over the summer months to almost zero.

In early November the Indonesian Supreme Court annulled parts of these laws, yet it remains unclear whether some rules will remain...

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