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China Returns To Net Aluminium Exporter In September

China Returns To Net Aluminium Exporter In September

Typically a net exporter of primary aluminium by a wide margin, the People’s Republic of China reverted to the same in September per numbers just released by the central government. Numbers released by the General Administration of Customs on Friday indicated that...

Events

CRU World Aluminium Conference – Free Webinar

CRU World Aluminium Conference is pleased to announce the launch of a brand new webinar series – Aluminium Matters.Find out what’s important in the aluminium industry as leaders and innovators share what they really think about the future, in these free to attend webinars. The first webinar will focus on “ Green Aluminium and Transparent Labelling” The webinar […]

Unplanned Outages Drop China’s Aluminium Production By 0.5 Percent In August

Unplanned aluminum production outages at two of the country’s main smelters helped drop the People’s Republic of China’s total production by 0.5 percent on the month in August according to numbers released yesterday by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS). Per Beijing’s numbers, China’s aluminium smelters combined to produce 2.97 million metric tons of primary […]

CRU Alumina Price Index Passes Benchmark Assurance Review

London commodities consultant CRU Group announced last week that the CRU Alumina Price Index (CRU-API) successfully completed an external assurance review in preparation for today’s launch of LME’s new cash-settled alumina futures contract. The review, which was undertaken by PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC), was part of a report prepared by the Group to demonstrate the index’s […]