Tin Exports From Biggest Shipper to Shrink as Smelter Shut

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  • Closure to cut exports from biggest shipper by 14%: Jabin
  • Shutdown for environmental reasons, to be conservation area

PT Refined Bangka Tin, Indonesia’s second-biggest smelter, has ceased operations in support of the government’s commitment to preserve the environment, and its facilities on Bangka island will become a conservation area. The move will cut exports by about 14 percent, an industry group said.

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