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Beijing Expresses Fear Over Domestic Alumina Overcapacity

Beijing Expresses Fear Over Domestic Alumina Overcapacity

Noting the significant uptick in planned alumina projects in the country, China’s government expressed concern that the domestic alumina industry may soon find itself in the midst of unsustainable overcapacity. Late last month saw The National Development and Reform Commission and the...

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Beijing Scales Back Aluminium, Steel Production in Battle Against Winter Smog

According to a report from China’s central government, production of steel and aluminium by producers in over two dozen cities will drop significantly over the winter months. The move is seen as another salvo in the ongoing battle against smog. The document, which is a joint statement from the Ministry of Environmental Protection (MEP), Finance […]