The Friguia production complex includes a bauxite mine, an alumina refinery and a railway network

Managed by RUSAL since 2002 and privatized in 2006.

Includes a 160 km railway network that facilitates shipments of products, raw materials and fuel.

One of the largest employers in Guinea.


Products
Alumina of the highest grade (G-00), alumina hydrate, bauxites
Capacities
Friguia bauxite mine, alumina refinery
Annual production capacity
600,000 tonnes of alumina <br> 2.1 million tonnes of bauxite
Production technology
The Bayer process
Development
The facility development plans include the preparation by the end of 2020 of a working draft and a socio-economic justification of the modernization of BGK Friguia with the possibility of expanding the production capacity of the plant to 1.050 million tons per year.
Headcount
1349 people