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Trafigura joins liquid chemicals joint venture
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Trafigura joins liquid chemicals joint venture

Global commodities trader, Trafigura Group Pte Ltd., has entered into a joint venture agreement to create a commodity petrochemical trading business, with a focus on bulk liquid chemicals. The joint venture has been created between Trafigura and senior executives from the petrochemical trading industry, including the current management team of […]

Norman Mbazima retires at Anglo American
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Norman Mbazima retires at Anglo American

Africa’s largest miner, Anglo American plc has announced the retirement of Norman Mbazima after 18 years. Mr Mbazima will step down as Deputy Chairman of Anglo American South Africa on 30 June 2019. Mark Cutifani, Chief Executive of Anglo American, said: “Norman Mbazima has made an exceptional contribution to Anglo […]

Glencore seals $520 million Mexican coal deal
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Glencore seals $520 million Mexican coal deal

Global energy trader, Glencore said it has won contracts worth around $520 million to supply 4.94 million tonnes of coal to Mexico. Mexico’s state-run power utility company, the Federal Electricity Commission (CFE) disclosed this on Tuesday. The utility said in a statement that by offering the best price, Glencore won […]