St. Ann Bauxite Company to Boost its Operations – Jamaica ...

The St. Ann Bauxite Company, which purchased Kaiser Aluminum Corporation's 49 per cent stake in Kaiser Jamaica Bauxite Company (KJBC) last year, has pledged to invest some US$7.7 million into its operations. The Government of Jamaica is the majority shareholder with 51 per cent of equity in the company.

What are the uses of bauxite in Jamaica?

Jamaica's first shipment of bauxite occurred in 1952 and subsequently, in 1957 the island was known as the world's leading bauxite producer! The Uses of Bauxite in Jamaica Now, given that bit of the history of the bauxite industry will give you an appreciation of the main purpose of bauxite in Jamaica.

Russian bauxite company resumes operations in Jamaica

Russian bauxite company resumes operations in Jamaica. The Russian-based alumina giant, UC Rusal, says it will resume full resumption of its operations at Alpart following its partial closure in 2009. UC Rusal country manager in Jamaica, Igor Dorofeev, made the announcement at last week's official opening of the UC Rusal Alpart Jamaica ...

Bauxite Jobs Returning - Nationwide 90FM

Mining Minister, Phillip Paulwell, says hundreds of jobs will flow the decision of Russian mining giants, UC Rusal, to resume operations at its bauxite alumina plant at Alpart in Nain St. Elizabeth, by December 2016. The Minister announced this morning that Rusal had signed a deal with the Jamaican government. Operations at Alpart plant were […]

Jamaica, Drugs & Pharmaceutical Industry ...

Jamaica, Phamaceutical company in Jamaica, ... Main exports: Bauxite alumina garments sugar bananas rum ; GNI per capita: US $4870 (World Bank 2008) ... Radio. Radio Jamaica Ltd (RJR) - operates three commercial networks: RJR 94 FM; entertainment station FAME-FM; ...

Jamaica Radio Stations | Radio Online | Live radio Jamaica

Listen Jamaica radio stations. You can listen to all radio for free. Our service is free and our mission is to make the widest variety of stations in Jamaica reach the listener as possible. We have advertising to be able to maintain the structure and thus offer free radio as it has always been. One device for the entire free fm radio.


Bauxite Jamaica Bauxite Partners (SAJBP) Discovery Bay, St. Ann SAJBP is the only company in Jamaica that exports the raw bauxite ore, primarily to the Gramercy refinery in Louisiana. It does so from Port Rhoades in Discovery Bay. Century Aluminum Company and Apollo 49% Government of Jamaica 51% 4.7 million tonnes of bauxite per year. West Indies

Paulwell: Restart bauxite operations or else | Lead ...

Paulwell had previously used the floor of Parliament to indicate his desire to strip Rusal of its licence if it failed to restart mining operations at Alpart and Kirkvine. From as far back as last year, Paulwell has been threatening UC Rusal that it would lose its licence if it failed to resume mining operations.

Jamaica Bauxite Mining Limited

Government-owned public limited liability company. PCJ Resource Centre 36 Trafalgar Road, Kingston 10 Tel: (876) 926-9288/9, (876) 926-4553/5

Government Gives Six-Month Notice to UC Rusal – Jamaica ...

The bauxite industry has been a mainstay of the Jamaican economy for decades. From 1974 to 2013, the sector produced over 400 million tonnes of bauxite, from which the country earned US$3.72 billion in levy and taxes, collected US$222 million in royalties, while an additional US$7.6 billion was brought into the country to cover local costs.

Bauxite mining in Linden…Economic and environmental impact ...

Unfortunately, the facility closed operations in 1981, a mere 11 years after the bauxite industry was nationalized. That reportedly led to the retrenchment of some 1,600 workers. It is the view of many Lindeners, that that was the beginning of the downward spiral

Alcoa -- Bauxite

Alcoa has ownership in seven active bauxite mines globally and operates four of them, making us among the largest bauxite producers in the world. We have access to large bauxite deposits with mining rights that extend in most cases more than 20 years. Our global network is strategically located near key Atlantic and Pacific markets.

Bauxite Mining News Monitoring Service & Press Release ...

Bauxite levy back. The Jamaican Government has reintroduced the bauxite production levy in a new arrangement with Concord Resources Limited, a company headquartered in London that acquired the 49 per cent shares of New Day Aluminium (Jamaica) in July. Previously, the …

🚊️ JAMAICA | Rail Transport | Skyscraper City Forum

Leased to the JRC, Alcoa provided locomotives, rolling stock and its staff operated and maintained the line under JRC management Kaiser Bauxite Company - built 19 kilometres (12 mi) of independent track and 12.1 kilometres (7.5 mi) of sidings running from mines in upper Saint Ann Parish to Discovery Bay.

South Central U.S. Bauxite News Monitoring Service & Press ...

Noranda resumes bauxite levy payments to Gov't. ... Noranda Jamaica Bauxite, an operation of American company New Day Aluminum Holdings LLC, has changed ownership. ... This is a listing of the world's TV stations, radio stations, newspapers, and blogs. Last update: 10/06/2021.

Bauxite Production Levy Reinstated On Noranda Jamaica ...

The Government of Jamaica has reinstated the Bauxite Production Levy on Noranda Jamaica Bauxite Partners II coming out of an agreement with Concord Resources Limited. This follows the acquisition of New Day Aluminium (Jamaica) Limited's 49 per cent of shares in the company by Concord Resources Limited. "It should be noted that both parties ...

About Us | Jamaica Bauxite Mining Limited

Jamaica Bauxite Mining Limited (JBM) is a Government-owned Company (a Public body) with a business enterprise mandate. JBM was incorporated on February 13, 1975. The Company holds 51% equity on behalf of the Government of Jamaica in the bauxite operations of its current partners, New Day Aluminium (Jamaica) Limited.

Reopen we will, but not on Paulwell's ... - Jamaica Gleaner

Daraine Luton, Senior Staff Reporter Even as aluminium giant UC Rusal faces pressure from the Government to restart operations at the Alpart and Kirkvine refineries by January 1, 2015 or lose its special mining leases, Igor Dorofeev, the company's head official in Jamaica, has described the decision to reopen the Ewarton bauxite plant as "a charity" to the people of Jamaica.

Radio Station Hiring Jobs, Employment |

Illini Radio Group. Champaign, IL 61822. From $692 a week. Easily apply. Mix 94.5fm WLRW, a heritage Hot AC station in Champaign, Illinois is looking for a Morning Co-Host. This 50,000-watt station gives you the chance to live and….


join our newsletter

Subscribe to the Puik Store mailing list to receive updates on new arrivals, special offers
and other discount information.