Aluminum Prices Skyrocket on News of Guinea Coup

The West African nation of Guinea has up to one quarter of the world’s known reserves of bauxite, a key raw material used to make aluminum. A group of military officers calling themselves the ‘National Rally and Development Committee’ took over the country on Sunday, detaining President Alpha Conde and declaring an 18-month period of military rule.

Aluminum Prices Skyrocket on News of Guinea Coup
The West African nation of Guinea has up to one quarter of the world’s known reserves of bauxite, a key raw material used to make aluminum. A group of military officers calling themselves the ‘National Rally and Development Committee’ took over the country on Sunday, detaining President Alpha Conde and declaring an 18-month period of military rule.