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Domestic Demand for Primary Al to Increase by 2 mln t in 2019
China s total primary aluminium demand is expected to increase by 2 mln t in 2019, representing a 5 growth rate on-year. MORE
NBS: Domestic Primary Al Output at 2.88 mln t
17 th April, NBS Total output of the major ten nonferrous metals including copper, aluminium, lead, zinc and nickel climbed by 6.9 on-year to 4.67 MORE
Qinghai Baihe Al Powers Up 330 kA Cells
14 th April Qinghai Baihe Aluminium has begun to power up the remaining 14 set of electrolytic cells at its primary aluminium workshop. MORE
Nanshan’s Net Profit Falls
Nanshan Aluminium Group published its 2018 annual report on 16 th April. Despite a decline in primary aluminium prices during 2018, MORE
Shandong to Begin a Month-long Campaign on Air-Pollution
From April 17th to May 17 th , the local government of Shandong will send 8 inspection groups to 16 cities to carry out a one-month special campaign MORE
Zunyi Aa Project Progressing
Phase I construction of the Zunyi Aluminum Project in Zhen nan Town, Wuchuan Autonomous County, Guizhou is progressing smoothly. MORE
542 ktpy Primary Al Replacement Quota Confirmed for Weiqiao
Local authorities of Shandong have announced a 542 ktpy primary aluminum replacement quota for Weiqiao Group. MORE
Domestic Carbon-anode Capacity in Surplus in 2019
China s new primary aluminium capacity growth is expected at 5.2 mtpy during 2019 2020, from 19 primary aluminium smelters. MORE
Yinchuan: Energy Saving Inspections for Local Al Smelters
The Bureau of Industry and Information Technology of Yinchuan has begun a special supervision of AC power consumption of the Ningdong Branch of MORE
China Produced 5.71 mln t of Aa in March 2019
China produced 5.71 mln t of alumina in March 2019, up 3.6% on-month and up 3.1% on-year. MORE