People’s Republic of China

Aluminium Capacity Destination Yunnan’s Governor Under Investigation On Corruption Charges

Aluminium Capacity Destination Yunnan’s Governor Under Investigation On Corruption Charges

Authorities in the People’s Republic of China are investigating the governor of a province that is quickly becoming the country’s new home for aluminium production on corruption allegations. Governor of Yunnan province Zhang Xiulan is under investigation by China’s anti-corruption department Commission...

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China’s Economy Continues Strong Recovery In October, Boosting Aluminium Production

China’s economy continued to storm back from the depths in October, as factory outputs raced to meet rising retail sales in a better-than-expected recovery for the country’s economy. Per data from the National Statistics Bureau, industrial production rose by 6.9 percent on the year, similar to September’s rise and above experts’ expectations for the month. […]

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 the Middle Kingdom brought in 355,999 metric tons of primary aluminium last month, […]

Aluminum Association Files Complaints Over Foil From Five Countries But Allegedly Originating From China

The Aluminum Association’s Foil Trade Enforcement Working Group filed a formal complaint with the Trump Administration on Tuesday over imports from five different countries that they say are simply an attempted end run around antidumping and countervailing duty measures taken over two years ago against aluminium foil producers in the People’s Republic of China. According […]

Regal Metal To Build Aluminium Recycling And Secondary Plant In Shanxi

The People’s Republic of China’s Regal Metal announced this week that it plans to build an aluminium-recycling plant with a nameplate capacity of 300 thousand metric tons in Shanxi province. The project is a bid by Regal to revitalize old and abandoned asset in the firm’s portfolio. The plan, which has the support of the […]