Industry News

Jingxi Tiangui to Start 800 ktpy Aa Capacity in June
The Guangxi Jingxi Tiangui alumina project consists of three stages with designed alumina capacity of 2.4 mtpy. MORE
Heung Kong Wanji to Complete Technology Upgrade on one Aa Line
Heung Kong Wanji began technology upgrades on a 400 ktpy alumina production line (full conversion from HT to LT) in March, with the aim of processing MORE
Wanfang Al Restricts Liquid Al Supply to Downstream
SMM In response to the environmental requirements of local authorities, Henan Wanfang Aluminium began restricting liquid aluminium supply MORE
Guizhou Xingren to Increase Al Output in Q3
Guizhou Xingren Dengao New Materials Co. Ltd. with 250 ktpy designed primary aluminium capacity, is presently running at half operational capacity MORE
Suyuan Al / Baise Mining - Full Operation Soon
Suyuan Aluminium (part of the Baise Mining Group) is scheduled to be running at full operation by min-June. MORE
Guizhou Huaren to Extend Al Industrial Chain
Guizhou Huaren produced 350.1 kt aluminium ingot in 2018, and output during the first five months of 2019 reached 193 kt - a total industrial value MORE
May 2019: Weighted Average Aa Production Costs RMB 2,583/t
Weighted average alumina production costs dropped slightly by RMB 5.95/t or 0.23 on-month from RMB 2,588.58/t in April to RMB 2,582.64/ t (with MORE
Huayin Begins Precipitation Process Upgrade
6 th June 2019 Backed by total investment of RMB 116 mln, Guangxi Huayin has begun upgrading the precipitation process of its alumina production MORE
Baichuan: China May Al Output at 3 mln t
Baichuan China produced 3 mln t of primary aluminium in May, with annual operational capacity at 35.37 mtpy. MORE
CBIX Index Wrap_10 June 2019
Chinese imported bauxite prices trended marginally lower over the week, with the CBIX index down 0.9 w-o-w (US 0.5/dmt) to US 52.5/dmt MORE