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CBIX Index Wrap_14 January 2019
Imported bauxite prices into China remained unchanged over the week at US$53.4/dmt MORE
MIIT: Strict Control of New Primary Al Capacity Continues in 2019
MIIT In 2019, the MIIT (Ministry of Industry and Information Technology) will further its efforts in promoting supply-side structural reform, MORE
Weak Domestic Al Prices Expected in Q1 2019
There is heightened market speculation that a considerable amount of primary aluminum capacity will be curbed in the short-term, however, this MORE
Guangxi Huasheng: 2 mtpy Aa Project Progressing Smoothly
Located at the ecological aluminium production base in Fangchenggang Guangxi, Guangxi Huasheng s 2 mtpy alumina project commenced construction MORE
Nanshan Operating Normally
In response to investor inquiries regarding production cuts due to environmental requirements, Nanshan claims that the company s environmental MORE
Three Primary Al Capacity Replacement Notices in IM
IM Huayun New Materials Co. Ltd recently received an additional 30 ktpy of primary aluminium replacement quotas from Shanxi Huasheng MORE
SMM: Domestic Al Output at 2.99 mln t in December 2019
China’s primary aluminium output reached 2.99 mln t in December, down 0.3% on-year. MORE
SMM: Domestic Aa Output at 6.18 mln t in December 2018
China s alumina (MGA) output reached 6.18 mln t in December up 11.22 on-year; while the average daily output dropped by 1.69 on-month to 199 kt. MORE
Domestic Aa Prices Continue to Decline
As of 4 th January 2019, domestic alumina prices averaged RMB 2,928/t, have been at low levels over the past five months. MORE
Bx Prices Drop Slightly in Northern China
This week (31 st December 2018 4 th January 2019), domestic aluminium prices have been in decline, while domestic alumina prices stopped falling MORE