turkey's ctc mining plans to start mining a new bauxite mine after winning the right to mine it and plans to start mining it early next week.
"" we will have saleable bauxite supplies in early june," "a company source said.
the new mine is scheduled to produce about 70,000 tons in june.the new bauxite mine has an annual capacity of 1 million tons and is scheduled to produce about 300,000 tons this year.
they have three bauxite mines with a combined annual capacity of 1.9m tonnes.its bauxite output was about 60,000 tons in march and is expected to stabilize in april.
their main supply is al2o3 52-53%sio2 7% max bauxite. currently, the offshore price in turkey is $35-36 per ton, and there is no inventory for the time being.it aims to produce about 600,000 tonnes in 2019 and 1.7 million tonnes next year.