Jamaican alumina refiner’s contract spurs Glencore suit

Aug 09, 2013 | 12:04 PM | Claire Hack

Tags  Glencore Xstrata, Clarendon Alumina Production, alumina, alumina contract, lawsuit, Claire Hack

LONDON — Glencore Xstrata Plc is suing Jamaica’s Clarendon Alumina Production Ltd. (CAP) after the alumina refiner struck a deal with a Hong Kong-based commodities trading firm, according to a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

CAP’s sales agreement with Noble Group Ltd. would prevent the government-owned company from meeting its contractual obligations to supply alumina to Glencore Xstrata, based on CAP’s alumina production forecast, Glencore Xstrata alleges.....





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