China Nonferrous Metals Industry

China Hongqiao Planning New Aluminium Smelter In Yunnan

China Hongqiao Planning New Aluminium Smelter In Yunnan

World-leading aluminium producer China Hongqiao Group Ltd. is reportedly in talks with officials from the Yunnan provincial government to build a new aluminium smelter in the region. “They are in the process of discussing this issue,” explained Yunnan’s vice governor Dong Hua...

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Ernst & Young Quits as Hongqiao’s Auditor

The world’s largest aluminium producer hit yet another speed bump on the road to releasing 2016’s financials after its independent auditor resigned late last week. China Hongqiao Group made the announcement on Friday in conformance with the Hong Kong Stock Exchange’s rules. According to Hongqiao, its now-former auditor Ernst & Young recommended that an independent investigation be […]

Summaries from the 31st Metal Bulletin Aluminium Conference

The 31st Metal Bulletin aluminium conference took place at Melia Avenida America Hotel in Madrid, Spain, from September 27th to 29th. Almost 400 delegates from all over the world participated. The conference covered significant topics in the aluminium market over the course of eight sessions featuring over thirty speakers. Some of the highlights from the […]

China’s Shanxi Province Axes All New Aluminium Projects for the Year

The People’s Republic of China’s Shanxi province announced on Wednesday that it is suspending approval of all new ferroalloy, aluminum and steel projects in 2016. The government said that suspending new metals projects is an outgrowth of local air pollution mitigation plans. The provincial government also specified that the moratorium was an effort at reducing […]