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China Produced 36.46 mln t of Primary Al in 2018
China produced 36.46 mln t of primary aluminium in 2018, down 0.1 on-year, marking the first annual decline over years, which is indicative of tightening MORE
Bx: Sea/Rail Logistics to Guangxi
21 st January 2019 A train from Fangchenggang, laden with 88 kt of Australian bauxite arrived at Baise Station, Guangxi, marking the first sea-rail MORE
Aladdiny: 39.86 mtpy of Primary Al Capacity in 2018
As of end December 2018, China’s domestic aluminum capacity reached 39.86 mtpy, down 8.5% on-year. MORE
China Imported 82.62 mln t of Bx in 2018
China Customs China imported 7.24 mln t of bauxite in December 2018, up slightly by 1 on-year but down 5.4 on-month. MORE
Domestic Aa Prices Fall
This week (21 25 January) Domestic alumina prices edged down slightly as a whole, with high level transaction prices standing at RMB 2,900/t and MORE
China Exports 1.46 mln t of Aa in 2018
China exported 170 kt of alumina in December 2018, down 37.9 on-month but showing a 36-fold increase from the same period last year. MORE
Antaike: 40.51 mtpy Primary Al Capacity in China
Antaike As of end-2018, China s completed primary aluminium capacity reached 40.51 mtpy (excluding non-compliant capacity). MORE
NBS: Domestic Al Output at 35.8 mln t in 2018
22 nd January, NBS Domestic aluminium output rose by 11.3 on-year to 3.05 mln t in December 2018, with total primary aluminum output reaching 35.8 MORE
GAL Guizhou: Two Aa Production Lines to Come online in 2019
Backed by a total investment of RMB 2 bln, phase one of GAL Guizhou s (Galuminium Guizhou) two alumina production lines are scheduled to come online MORE
Domestic Al Production Costs Decline Slightly
Prices of domestic alumina and carbon anode have been in decline following increased supply and weak downstream demand, which has driven down MORE