A military coup in Guinea, a major bauxite producer, stoked fears about supply chain disruptions for the mineral earlier this month. Photo: AFP
China’s energy curbs dim bauxite demand amid Guinea supply fears
  • The military takeover on September 5 has so far caused no major disruptions to the global supply of bauxite, according to Clarksons Research
  • China’s efforts to rein in power consumption have dampened demand for the mineral, a key ingredient in the energy-intensive production of aluminium
25 Sep 2021 - 4:56AM