Industry News

Ultra-low Emission Upgrades Progressing at Shanxi Huaxing
SMM The Shanxi Huaxing Aluminium smelter started upgrading its captive power generators to ultra-low emission status in mid-December 2018 MORE
Weiqiao Reduces Carbon Anode Prices
Weiqiao Group reduced its procurement price for carbon anode by RMB 130/ to RMB 3,460/t in cash and RMB 3,495/t in acceptance bills. MORE
Wenshan Al Meets 1.41 mln t Aa Production Target
Wenshan Aluminium mined 2.55 mln t of bauxite from its three captive mines and produced 1.41 mln t of alumina, MORE
CBIX Index Wrap_31 December 2018
Imported bauxite prices remained relatively stable over the week, with the CBIX index marginally higher, by 0.1 (+US 0.1/dmt) to US 53.6/dmt. MORE
Domestic Al Output at 31.45 mln t from Jan. to Nov. 2018
During the first 11 months of 2018, the total output of ten kinds of nonferrous metals in China was 50.43 mln t, up 6.1 on-year. MORE
Domestic Al Inventories Edge up Slightly
27 th December 2018 Total domestic aluminium inventory at China s major store houses rose moderately by 9 kt to 1.263 mln t, MORE
Qinghai SASAC, Provincial Investment & Chalco Sign Agreement
26 th December The Qinghai SASAC (State Assets Supervision and Administration Commission), Qinghai Investment Group and Chalco have concluded MORE
Domestic Bx Prices Firm at High Levels in Northern China
Aladdiny This week (24 th 28 th December), bauxite transactions in the northern market have been active. MORE
Henan to Ban New Iron-steel and Al Projects
The Henan Provincial Government recently issued the Three-Year Action Plan for Pollution Prevention and Control in Henan (2018-2020) . MORE
NDRC to Promote Orderly Development of Aa Industry
The NDRC published the ‘Notice on Promoting the Orderly Development of the Alumina Industry’. MORE