Smelter forced to temporarily shut down due to 'market conditions'

Monique Patterson
By Monique Patterson
Updated June 8 2022 - 6:00am, first published 12:30am
The Portland Aluminium smelter.

Operations were temporarily halted at the Portland Aluminium Smelter last week.


Monique Patterson

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