Browsing: Heavy Industry
The Mozambique government plans to bring in new laws to regulate the production of refuse-derived fuel (RDF) amid attempts to reduce waste and make the cement industry more sustainable. Legislation designed to reduce [...]
Mozal aluminium smelter hit new production records over the 12 months to the end of June 2017, producing 271 thousand tonnes (kt) of aluminium, a 5kt or 2% increase on the previous year. The plant “continued to [...]
Mozambique’s biggest cement producer has warned that continuing to import cement could kill off the domestic cement industry, insisting the country has enough capacity to meet domestic demand. Speaking to
Norwegian fertilizer giant Yara International signed a memorandum of understanding with the Mozambique government on Monday to build a [...]
The Ministry for mineral resources and energy is looking for consultants to advise on the options and costs for developing a downstream gas industry in Mozambique - including on how to price gas for use in projects in the country.
Norwegian fertilizer giant Yara is suspending its operations in Beira and cutting 49 jobs, due to unsafe electrical infrastructure at the facility it bought last year as part of its $51 million takeover of fertilizer distribution group Greenbelt [...]
Mozal, the aluminium smelter located near the Mozambican capital, Maputo, returned to profit in the second half of 2016 after making a $12 million loss in H2 2015, and just breaking even in the 12 months to 30 June 2016.
Mozambique’s ministry of mineral resources and energy (MIREME) has selected three international companies to develop a gas-to-liquids (GTL) project, a fertiliser plant and a power plant using the domestic gas allocation from the Rovuma Basin.
Mozambique’s mining regulator INAMI is inviting companies to submit proposals for the development of a phosphate deposit in [...]
The winners of Mozambique domestic gas projects tender should be announced within the next two weeks, José Luís Jeque, a spokesman for the Ministry of Mineral Resources and Energy (MIREME), told Zitamar [...]