Guinea Coup Sends Metal Prices Soaring

NTD Newsroom
By NTD Newsroom
September 7, 2021China in Focus

A coup happening in West Africa may have Beijing worried.

Aluminum prices rose on Monday after reports of an overthrow in Guinea. The news triggered concerns about supply chains there—in particular, that the supply of bauxite, the raw material used to make aluminum, could be interrupted.

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