New Day Aluminum, Concord & Fastmarkets Enter Into 3 Year Host Sponsorship Agreement

New Day Aluminum, Concord & Fastmarkets Enter Into 3 Year Host Sponsorship Agreement - New Day Aluminum, Concord & Fastmarkets Enter Into Agreement

Gramercy, LA – September 28, 2020 – New Day Aluminum Holdings LLC, through its subsidiaries Noranda Bauxite & Alumina and NICHE Chemical Products, and its strategic partner Concord Resources LTD, have executed a 3 year agreement with Fastmarkets to be the host sponsors of their 2020 Bauxite, Alumina and Aluminium Virtual Conference and 2021-2022 Bauxite and Alumina Conferences.

Prior to this agreement, the New Day subsidiaries and Concord were the host sponsors for Fastmarkets’ 24th Annual Bauxite and Alumina Conference in Montego Bay, Jamaica in 2018, and their 25th Annual Bauxite and Alumina Conference in Miami, Florida in 2019.

“Fastmarkets’ conferences have long been considered industry-essential informational and networking events, and we are excited about this opportunity to extend what has already become a strong partnership between Fastmarkets, Concord and New Day,” stated New Day Chairman and CEO, David D’Addari.

Fastmarkets Events MD Cathy Oates added “we are absolutely delighted to be partnering with Concord and New Day for these conferences, as leading industry players in the bauxite and alumina markets, are invaluable partners for these key industry events and their involvement and support extends an already strong partnership.”

About New Day: New Day’s holdings include Noranda Alumina, located in Gramercy, Louisiana, which produces smelter grade alumina for the production of aluminum and chemical grade alumina for non-metallurgical applications, as well as Noranda Bauxite, located in St. Ann, Jamaica, which mines and ships bauxite for metallurgical and non-metallurgical applications globally. New Day also owns and operates NICHE Chemical, which supplies chemical grade alumina in North America, along with specialty minerals businesses Niche Fused Alumina in La Bâthie, France and Niche Fused Magnesia in Hull, England. New Day is principally owned by the partners of DADA Holdings. DADA is an investment and management company based in Fort Lauderdale, Florida that makes control investments and manages companies in basic industries, such as metals and mining.

About Concord: Concord Resources is a commodity merchant trader with a focus on non-ferrous metals and associated minerals. Concord was founded in 2015 by our senior management in partnership with entrepreneurial and experienced natural resource investors from around the world.

About Fastmarkets: Fastmarkets is a leading price reporting, analytics and events organization for the global commodity markets, including metals, mining, forest products and agriculture. Fastmarkets' core activity in pricing drives transactions in commodities markets around the world and is complemented by news, industry data, analysis, conferences and insight services. Fastmarkets includes brands such as Fastmarkets MB, Fastmarkets AMM (previously known as Metal Bulletin and American Metal Market respectively), Fastmarkets RISI, Fastmarkets FOEX and Fastmarkets AgriCensus. Its team of over 400 people are located in 17 global offices including London, Boston, New York, Shanghai, Beijing, Singapore, Brussels, Sao Paulo and Helsinki. Fastmarkets is part of Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC (LSE:ERM), a listed company on the London Stock Exchange. Euromoney is a leading international business-to-business information group focused primarily on the global commodities, banking and asset management markets.