Bauxite

Aluminium element (AI)Bauxite is the main raw material used in the commercial production of alumina and aluminium metal. Demand for bauxite is growing at a faster rate than the growth in global industrial production.

NSW has outstanding potential for the further discovery of large bauxite deposits that are favourably located for direct shipping to both local and export customers.

Investment opportunities

Fact sheet

Read about Bauxite [2.42 MB] mineralogy and prospectivity in NSW.

Advanced exploration

Australian Bauxite Limited has two exploration/mining projects in NSW: the Inverell Project in northern NSW and the Taralga in southern NSW. Both projects have been considered to contain significant high quality bauxite reserves.

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