Regulation latest news

  • July 2004

    Bolivian borates dispute

    24 July 2004

    30  July  2004
    Chilean borates producer, Quimica e Industrial del Borax Ltda (Quiborax), is considering taking legal action against the Bolivian government

  • Chinese tabular alumina investment

    24 July 2004

    30  July  2004
    Frankfurt-based Almatis, formerly the speciality aluminas unit of Alcoa World Chemicals, has announced a major investment in a fully integrated tabular alumina facility at its Qingdao plant, Shandong, China.

  • Minelco confirms Seqi investment

    24 July 2004

    30  July  2004
    Swedish iron ore giant LKAB, through its minerals division Minelco AB, has decided to invest in the Seqi olivine project in Greenland following the completion of feasibility studies.