HONG KONG (Yosefardi) – State miner PT Aneka Tambang Tbk (ANTM) and PT Inalum invite China Aluminium Company (Chinacol) to build smelter grade alumina (SGA) in Mempawah, West Kalimantan.

The smelter will have production capacity of one million per year. This project costs US$1.5-1.8 billion. The feasibility study for this project will take 3-6 months.

Aneka Tambang targets SGA project to have its ground breaking in the second quarter of 2016 and to complete construction by third quarter of 2019.