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China’s Economic Indicators Show Government Bringing Aluminium Overcapacity Under Control

China’s Economic Indicators Show Government Bringing Aluminium Overcapacity Under Control

Economic indicators from the People’s Republic of China show that the government is steadily working towards reining in the problematic overcapacity its domestic smelters has built up over the past few years. The latest economic plans from Beijing indicate a shift from...

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China to Increase Aluminium Consumption by One Fifth over Next Three Years: CNIA

An aluminium industry group in the People’s Republic of China said that the country plans to increase domestic aluminium demand by eighteen percent over the next three years. Increases are expected to come from the use of high-end products in construction and transportation. The China Nonferrous Industry Association said on Tuesday that the Middle Kingdom […]

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 […]