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Rusal Moves Forward With Spin-Off Of High-Carbon Aluminium And Alumina Assets

Rusal Moves Forward With Spin-Off Of High-Carbon Aluminium And Alumina Assets

Russian aluminium behemoth UC Rusal announced this week that it has received approval to demerge its assets into a higher-carbon company. Rusal obtained approval for the move from its two primary shareholders, namely En+ Group and SUAL Partners. The move was announced...

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Rusal To Build Pilot Plant For Production Of Fine Precipitated Aluminium Hydroxide

Russian Federation aluminium titan U.C. Rusal announced yesterday that it has readied construction on a ₽500 million (US$7.84 million) pilot plant at Achinsk Alumina Refinery (AGK) dedicated to the production of fine precipitated aluminium hydroxide (FPAH). Rusal says the pilot plant, which will possess a nameplate production capacity of 5 thousand metric tons per annum, […]

Rusal Announces Plans for Large-Scale, Affordable Production of Aluminium Fire Retardant

Russian Federation aluminium titan U.C. Rusal revealed plans late last week for a ₽250 million (US$4.4 million) pilot project at its Achinsk Alumina Refinery to produce fine precipitated aluminium hydroxide (FPAH) more affordably than ever before. Rusal is planning to build upon testing done last year, when a laboratory-scale plant at the refinery successfully produced […]

Increased Alumina and Bauxite Production Strengthens Rusal’s Q2 Results

Russian Federation aluminium titan UC Rusal released operating results for the second quarter earlier today. The firm posted steady gains over the previous quarter across the board in both production and sales. Aluminium production in the quarter totaled 921 thousand metric tons, a 1.2-percent increase quarter-on-quarter, with a utilization rate that remained steady at 95 […]

Rusal’s Q1 Production Numbers Follow Previous Quarter’s Lead

Russian Federation aluminium titan U.C. Rusal released operating results for the first quarter of 2017 earlier today. Aluminium and bauxite production numbers were down slightly in the quarter, while bauxite production showed a marginal increase. Rusal’s smelters ran at a 95% utilization rate and turned out 910 thousand metric tons of primary aluminium in the […]

Rusal Turns In Improved Numbers for Q1

Russia’s UC Rusal reported results for the first quarter of 2016 early Friday, turning in an increase in sales to 957,000 metric tons, which is up from 876,000 metric tons in the previous quarter, an increase of 9.2% quarter-on-quarter. The firm turned in stronger numbers this quarter, largely on account of a drop in production […]