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Imperial Magnesium Corporation

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c.1935 Company formed by several of the principal companies interested in magnesium in the UK, namely Magnesium Metal and Alloys Ltd, British Aluminium Co, Imperial Smelting Corporation and ICI[1]

The company acquired the plant for production of magnesium operated by Magnesium Metal and Alloys at Rainham

1936 The companies concerned decided to separate their interests again, as this would be more convenient and allow faster development. The Rainham plant reverted to Magnesium Metal and Alloys[2]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, Oct 18, 1935
  2. The Times, Oct 16, 1936