Industry News

Operational Primary Al Capacity at 34.92 mtpy
By end-February 2019, China s completed primary aluminium capacity had reached 46.65 mtpy, of which 34.92 mtpy was operational. MORE
IM to Further Primary Al Replacement Scheme in 2018
Recently, the local government of IM published The Focus of Work for Industry and Informatization Technology Producers in 2019 . MORE
Domestic Bx Prices Stable at High Levels
Aladdiny 18-22 March Despite several local bauxite mines resuming operations, bauxite supply in northern China remained tight, shoring up prices MORE
Yunnan Al Forecasts Q1 Performance Results
26th March: Yunnan Aluminum Co. Ltd., published its forecast for Q1 performance. MORE
China Feb. Aa Imports Decline
China s alumina imports for February 2019 dropped to 50 kt from January s 80 kt, a decline of 37.5 on-month. MORE
Zhengzhou to Accelerate Al Industry Upgrades
22 nd March The local government of Zhengzhou published Implementation Measures on Accelerating the Transformation and Upgrading of the Aluminum MORE
Weiqiao Al Deep Processing Industrial Park for Binzhou
21 st March 2019 Shandong Weiqiao Aluminum & Electric Co., Ltd., Binzhou Aluminum Industry Association and Binzhou High-tech Zone have reached MORE
Guinean Kimbo Bx Project Port Construction Begins
22 nd March 2019 Shandong Zibo Rundi Aluminium Industry Co. Ltd began port construction for its Kimbo bauxite development project. MORE
Net Profits of Hongqiao Increases in 2018
22 nd March China Hongqiao published its annual performance figures for 2018. In 2018, Hongqiao realized revenue of RMB 90.195 bln, MORE
CBIX Index Wrap_25 March 2019
China s imported bauxite market remained steady over the week, with a growing number of inland refiners investigating the potential to MORE