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China Records Record High in Aluminium Production in June

China Records Record High in Aluminium Production in June

Aluminium output from producers in the People’s Republic of China hit record highs last month, according to numbers released by the government. Experts believe the jump in production is the result of producers chasing rising prices resulting in the government’s reigning in...

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Automotive Demand for Aluminium Will Outstrip Chinese Capacity Restarts: Brandtzæg

Aluminium’s rally will be sustained by the auto industry, propelling demand that will outpace the People’s Republic of China’s rising production, according to Norsk Hydro’s Svein Richard Brandtzæg. Hydro’s CEO was quoted in an interview in London’s Financial Times. The market price for aluminium has risen ten percent in the West and thirteen percent in […]

Indian Smelters Gearing Up to Take On Flood of Chinese Aluminium

India’s aluminium companies are rebooting in an effort to combat the flooding of their domestic market by the government-subsidized smelters in the People’s Republic of China. Hindalco currently owns 46% of the domestic aluminium market share, but imports from China fill the second-largest slice of the market at just over a one-fifth share. China’s tremendous […]

China’s Aluminium Output Drops in January and February

According to data released yesterday by the International Aluminium Institute (IAI), aluminium output from the People’s Republic of China has dropped by 461 thousand metric tons per month between December 2015 and February 2016. February’s output of 2,070 thousand metric tons is down 686 thousand metric tons from a twelve-month high of 2,756 thousand metric […]