Industry News

Domestic Al Inventory Declines Further
24 May Total domestic aluminium inventory in China s major store houses dropped by 64 kt from last Thursday to 1.28 mln t MORE
Turkey CTC’s First Bx Export Shipment to China
Turkish CTC (CTC Enerji Madencilik San Tic A.S) has made its first sale of bauxite (55 kt) to a Chinese buyer in mid-May, with shipment scheduled MORE
Qinghai Western Hydropower-Al to Resume Operations
Qinghai Western Hydropower Co., Ltd., located in the Minhe Industrial Park, Haidong City, is a holding subsidiary of Qinghai Investment Group. MORE
China Imports 60 kt of Aa in April 2019
China imported 60 kt of alumina in April, double the 30 kt imported in March. China s alumina exports reached 18.78 kt in April MORE
Chalco Shanxi Xinghua to Resume 550 ktpy Aa Production Line
Chalco Shanxi Xinghua Technology Co. Ltd at Jiaokou has a nameplate capacity of 900 ktpy alumina with two alumina production lines, of 350 ktpy MORE
SPIC Zunyi: Comprehensive Bx Mining Process
SPIC Zunyi Branch has initiated a bauxite mining process in China which applies comprehensive mechanized mining technology to underground bauxite MORE
Southwest Energy & Mineral Resources Group to Invest in Bx & Aa Projects in 2021
Southwest Energy and Mineral Resources Group is expected to be granted bauxite mining rights in Xinmin, Guizhou by end-2020. MORE
Chalco Shanxi Completes Environmental Rectifications
17 May, SMM Chalco Shanxi New Materials Co., Ltd. has responded positively to five environmental issues including excessive emissions of waste MORE
Al Profit Margins Expected to Grow Significantly in Q2 2019
In the wake of rising aluminium prices, the average profit margin of the industry has reversed its downward trend from a loss of RMB 900/t at the beginning MORE
600 ktpy Baowu Group Al-alloy Project to Come on Line in 2 Years
17 th May Mr. Zou Jixin, chairman of Baosteel Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of China Baowu Group, said that Baowu Aluminum s 600 ktpy aluminum alloy deep MORE