Industry News

14/05/2019
SMM: Domestic Aa Output to Drop to 5.97 mln t in May
SMM has toned down its forecast for domestic alumina output to 5.97 mln t in May 2019, MORE
14/05/2019
Electricity Prices Cut in Major Al Producing Regions
The 2019 the negotiations about on-grid electricity prices have been progressing smoothly. MORE
14/05/2019
6.6 mtpy Aa Capacity to be Suspended in Shanxi on Environmental Issues
Asia Metals An investigation into red-mud leak problems at Xiaoyi and Jiaokou, Shanxi Province is currently underway. MORE
14/05/2019
President Conde Asks Foreign Miners to Build Aa Refinery in Guinea
Guinean president Alpha Conde has announced that all foreign bauxite miners operating in Guinea with a minimum bauxite mining capacity of 15 mtpy MORE
13/05/2019
CBIX Index Wrap_10 May 2019
Bauxite prices moved higher over the week, with the CBIX index up 2.2% w-o-w (US$1.2/dmt) to US$53.5/dmt MORE
13/05/2019
MIIT: Strict Control of Primary Al Capacity Continues
7 May, 2019 MIIT called on a meeting involving 13 key aluminium producersand CNIA (China Nonferrous Metals Association) to review the current MORE
09/05/2019
Luliang Feimei Al Under Investigation on Red Mud Leak
The Xinfa Feimei Aluminium Co. Ltd at Luliang Shanxi is currently under investigation regarding an alleged red-mud leak at its 2.4 mtpy alumina MORE
09/05/2019
April 2019: Al Output at 2.89 mln t
China produced 2.89 mln t of primary aluminium in April 2019, down 2.08 on-year. China s total primary aluminium output reached 11.52 mln t during MORE
09/05/2019
April 2019: Aa Output 5.81 mln t
SMM China produced 5.81 mln t of alumina (MGA) in April, up 0.1 on-year with annual operational capacity at 70.64 mtpy. MORE
08/05/2019
Guizhou Huaren Running at Full 500 ktpy Capacity
29 th April Guizhou Huaren powered up electrolytic cell #1303, the final cell added to its current production line after 612 days of construction. MORE