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Hongqiao Bottom Line Saved By Surge In Alumina Sales In 2018

Hongqiao Bottom Line Saved By Surge In Alumina Sales In 2018

Twice the volume of alumina sales in 2018’s latter half helped offset a drop in aluminium production and prices, balancing out China Hongqiao Group’s net profit in the period. In a filing released late last week, Hongqiao reported a full-year net income...


Despite Sanctions, Rusal’s Sales Of Alumina Jumped By 26.8 Percent In 2018

Russian Federation aluminium titan U.C. Rusal reported financial and production results for 2018 yesterday, turning in strong numbers especially in light of the sanctions placed upon it for the majority of the year by the United States government. In 2018, Rusal smelted 3,753 thousand metric tons of primary aluminium, 1.2 percent above the prior year’s […]

Kaiser Aluminum Shipments Rise To Record 159 Million Pounds In Q4

Southern California aluminium firm Kaiser Aluminum reported fourth quarter and full year results last week, besting quarterly EPS estimates for the third time in four quarters. In the fourth quarter Kaiser shipped 159 million pounds of product, identical with the prior quarter and better by six million pounds on the year. Net sales for the […]

Century Posts 19 Percent Jump In Net Sales During FY 2018

American aluminium smelter Century Aluminum released results for the fourth quarter and full year of 2018 on Thursday. Though shipments and sales rose in both periods, elevated alumina prices weighed down financial numbers for both the quarter and the year. The fourth quarter saw Century ship 199,466 metric tons of product, up from the prior […]

Constellium Posts 12 Percent Jump In Revenue During Closing Quarter Of 2018

Amsterdam rolled and extruded aluminium leader Constellium N.V. released results for the final quarter and full year of 2018 yesterday, noting a rise in aluminium shipments across both periods that buoyed financial numbers across the board. The fourth quarter saw Constellium ship 370 thousand metric tons, up by 6 percent on the year. Shipments rose […]

Increased Sales Volumes Help Boost Arconic’s Financials In 2018’s Final Quarter

American value-added aluminium firm Arconic released results for the fourth quarter and full year of 2018 last week, showing improvements across the board thanks in large part to increased sales volumes in both periods. For the year’s final quarter, Arconic posted revenue of US$3.5 billion, a 6-percent improvement on the year. Net income figured at […]