TITLE

Alcan Allies with Saudi Mine

PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Metal Center News;May2007, Vol. 47 Issue 6, p49
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the joint venture of Alcan Inc. and Saudi Arabian Mining Co. (Ma'aden) to develop a proposed integrated aluminum mine-to-metal project. The project would include bauxite mining, alumina refining, power generation and aluminum smelting. It was believed that the project has the potential to achieve one of the lowest operating costs in the industry and become one of the world's largest smelters.
ACCESSION #
25229740

 

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