Bauxite behemoths: the world’s biggest bauxite producers
Jamaica. Jamaica produced 9.33Mt of bauxite in 2012, accounting for 4% of the world total output, while the country’s bauxite resources estimated at 2,000Mt, accounting for 7% of the world’s total and are the fifth biggest.Revisiting Bauxite | Art & Leisure | Jamaica Gleaner,From Jamaica's geological past to contemporary geoeconomics, Porter seamlessly traverses bauxite's defining history on the island. He chronicles modern mining, which began with Alcan, Kaiser, and Reynolds in the 1950s, and Alcoa, Alpart, and Revere (all foreign companies) two decades later.Jamaica, a leading per capita export,Jamaica, a leading per capita export country known for its commitment to creativity, innovation and exceptional quality. The National Export Strategy of Jamaica was developed on the basis of the process, methodology and technical assistance of the International Trade Centre (ITC).