Cape Alumina Limited
Metallica holds a strategic 19.1% interest in Brisbane-based, Cape Alumina Ltd, which listed on the ASX in January 2009 under the code ‘CBX’. Cape Alumina is Australia’s leading pure-play bauxite (ore for aluminium) company, with a 100% interest in the largest tenement holding outside Rio Tinto’s Alcan mining leases, in the world renowned Weipa Bauxite Province in Australia’s Cape York.
Cape Alumina has international support from several Chinese alumina majors, including Xinfa, one of the country’s largest aluminium producers, and has established strong ties with the local Cape York community.
For further information on Cape Alumina, please refer to their website: www.capealumina.com.au