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Zhongfu Industries to Transfer 250 ktpy Primary Al Capacity to Guangyuan
Zhongfu Industries plans to suspend its 250 ktpy primary aluminium capacity at the Zhongfu Aluminum smelter and transfer it to the Guangyuan Economic MORE
Heungkong Wanji to Import 3 mln t of Guinean Bx from Lianyungang
3 rd March A cargo vessel loaded with 200 kt of Guinean bauxite arrived No. 81 berth of Lianyungang Port, Jiangsu Province. MORE
406 ktpy Primary Al Capacity Cuts During Jan.~Feb. 2019
As of end February 2019, a total of 406 kt primary aluminium capacity was shut down in China including MORE
CBIX Index Wrap_04 March 2019
ViU-adjusted bauxite prices CFR China continued to tread water over the week MORE
Domestic Al Inventory on the Rise
28 th February Total domestic aluminium inventory at China s major store houses increased by 72 kt from last Thursday to 1.74 mln t, MORE
February Domestic Al Output at 2.77 mln t
Aladdiny As of end-February, total completed primary aluminium capacity in China reached 40.23 mtpy, up 150 kt on-month MORE
February Domestic Aa Output at 5.71 mln t
Aladdiny: Operations at the majority of domestic alumina refineries have been stable during February. MORE
China Imported 77.6 kt of Aa in Jan. 2019
China imported 77.6 kt of alumina in January 2019; of this figure, 65.4 kt was MGA (metallurgical grade alumina), MORE
Northern Aa Refineries Continue in Loss
The domestic spot alumina market has seen transaction volumes of about 10 kt per day, with prices sitting at approximately RMB 2,850/t. MORE
Oil Spill from a Bauxite Cargo to Cause Serious Damages to the Environment
A bulk carrier MV Solomon Trader ran aground on a reef on the remote island of Rennell in the south of Solomon Islands MORE