Industry News

China Produces 2.65 mln t Primary Al and 5.7 mln t Aa in February
Baichuan Information China produced 2.65 mln t of primary aluminium in February 2019, with average daily output at 94.8 kt. MORE
MIIT: Domestic Al Output Increases but Prices Decline
MIIT: In 2018, the domestic aluminium industry showed the following four characteristics: MORE
Xinjiang Primary Al Smelters Pessimistic about Market Outlook
COFCO Futures visited several primary aluminium smelters in Xinjiang last week, including Tianshan Aluminium, Jiarun Aluminium, East Hope MORE
650 ktpy Primary Al Capacity Cuts in China
In the year to date, a total of 650 ktpy primary aluminium capacity has been cut in China MORE
IM Tongshun Al Smelter Shuts Down 115 ktpy Capacity
The IM Tongshun Aluminium smelter of HCC (Huolinhe Coal Group, IM) shut down its last 240 kA aluminium production lines on 28 th February MORE
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