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.
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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.
Potential investors may contact the company directly, or the NSW Industry Investment and Export Support Division may be able to arrange introductions and meetings with company representatives to assist investments in their projects.