Bolivian miners resist Comibol restructuring planFri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 GMT
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) has been asked to submit a report on the restriction of lead in hunting shot due to ongoing concerns about toxicity and its impact on wildlife, which could boost the use of tin in alloys as an alternative. The hunting shot market in the EU is fragmented between lead, steel, tungsten and bismuth shot although there is no data detailing the breakdown of each type in the EU. Tin is not used in isolation...
METALS MORNING VIEW 21/07: Copper prices grind away at overhead ...Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 GMT
In other metals in China, September iron ore prices on the Dalian Commodity Exchange have broken their run on ... while the scale-up selling in lead, zinc and nickel appears to have petered out this morning, although it is still early, and aluminium ...
Global Aluminium market in deficit during Jan to MayFri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 GMT
The calculated market balance for primary aluminium for January to May this year was a deficit of 735 kilo tons which follows a deficit of 1097 kt recorded for the whole of 2016, according to World Bureau of Metal Statistics.
Gerald to Make London Main Hub for Global Metal-Trading Business ...Thu, 20 Jul 2017 00:00:00 GMT
The group will make Shanghai its largest trading base in Asia as it seeks to grow in markets spanning non-ferrous and precious metals, as well as raw materials including iron ore, base metal concentrates and bauxite, he said. Pengxin International ...and more ...
Porous aluminiumWed, 19 Jul 2017 00:00:00 GMT
A new technology of producing an unsinkable aluminium alloy was developed at Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPbPU). Porosity is produced by the addition of foaming gas into liquid aluminum during re-melting. The porous materials can increase stiffness and sound and
Alba safety campaignWed, 19 Jul 2017 00:00:00 GMT
In line with its commitment to Safety Tomorrowland, Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) launched a new safety awareness campaign My Health ... My Responsibility on Monday July 10th 2017 targeting Line 6 Contractors at the Alba Oasis Hall. Organised by Alba and in partnership with the
Belarus: BMZ reroutes export due to European Commissions antidumping ...Thu, 13 Jul 2017 00:00:00 GMT
The Taganrog Boiler-Making Works Krasny Kotelshchik (TKZ), a member of PJSC Power Machines, has completed the delivery of a drum complete with separation devices and expansion rollers for the Kazakhstan Aluminum company TPP (Pavlodar, the Republic of Kazakhstan), a member of the Eurasian Group (ERG). This large-scale item was designed and manufactured within the framework
Teck Invisible Base Metals Giant - InvestorIntelWed, 12 Jul 2017 00:00:00 GMT
We have bemoaned the thinning of the ranks of Canadian mining majors in recent years and the situation has not gotten worse, but neither has it got better. The ranks of the fallen include those iconic names like Noranda, Inco and Falconbridge, which ... ...
India Aluminium Scrap prices stay flat; Aluminium Futures settle ...Mon, 10 Jul 2017 00:00:00 GMT
India major aluminium scrap commodities prices stayed flat on the Scrap Register Price Index as on Friday, while aluminium futures prices at India's Multi Commodity Exchange settled down hit by profit taking and signs that supply remain robust despite worries about reduced capacity in China.
Hydro acquires Sapa to create a global aluminium championMon, 10 Jul 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Norsk Hydro has agreed with Orkla to acquire its 50 percent interest in Sapa for a total enterprise value of NOK 27 billion, giving full ownership in the global leader in extruded aluminium solutions and making Hydro a leading force in the global aluminium industry.
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