EGA Ships 100th Load Of Bauxite Ore From Guinea Operations

EGA Ships 100th Load Of Bauxite Ore From Guinea Operations

Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) shipped its one hundredth load of bauxite ore from its operations in the West African country of Guinea earlier this month. EGA said in a press release that its subsidiary Guinea Alumina Corporation has shipped 16.4 million...


Norsk Hydro Restarts Hydro Husnes B Line After Standing Idle Over Ten Years

Last week Norwegian aluminium smelter Norsk Hydro ASA resumed aluminium production at its Hydro Husnes B line after standing idle for over a decade. Production restarted on Tuesday at the line, which was shut down in 2009 due to the global financial downturn. Currently the line is running at partial capacity until all of its […]

Chalco Moves 135 Thousand MTPA To Yunnan Aluminium

State-owned aluminium firm Aluminum Corp of China Ltd (Chalco) is moving an additional 135 thousand metric tons per annum of aluminium smelting production to its co-affiliate Yunnan Aluminium, the company announced yesterday. This is but the latest in a mass migration to the area, where hydropower is cheap and abundant. Both Chalco and Yunnan Aluminium […]

International Aluminium 2020

EACH YEAR WE CONNECT MAJOR PRODUCERS AND END-USERS FOR HIGH LEVEL CONTENT, HOURS OF NETWORKING AND DEAL MAKING – THIS YEARS EVENT IS TAKING PLACE 21ST – 23RD SEPTEMBER AND IT’S GOING VIRTUAL! Fastmarkets have created a brochure to help you visualize the event and view everything planned to make this year as important as […]

Alcoa Under the Scanner – Surviving in Poor Market Conditions

Since Alcoa (NYSE: AA) launched as an independent company – (after spinning off its downstream segment in November 2016, now rebranded as Arconic,), the company has continued to fight tough market conditions to secure growth. The split was not a surprise to market watchers, as it came after the average LME cash price for 2016 […]