Rusal Pays ₽61.5 MM In Indebtedness Ahead Of Schedule In December

Rusal Pays ₽61.5 MM In Indebtedness Ahead Of Schedule In December

Russian aluminium giant UC Rusal announced this week that it has paid off ₽61.5 billion (US$837 million) in loans to Sberbank ahead of the scheduled repayment date in the month of December. Rusal agreed to the loan in 2010, which is backed...


Rusal Donates US$105 MM To Fight Against Coronavirus Pandemic

Russian aluminium giant UC Rusal donated US$105 million in financial aid to regional health care programs across the country in efforts at combating the ongoing coronavirus pandemic this month. The firm said in a press release that the funding has gone toward seven health care centers in Siberia and the Ural Mountains that opened a […]

Rusal And KUMZ Begin Commercial Production Of New Aluminium-Scandium Alloy

Russian aluminium giant UC Rusal announced this week the launch of several new products in conjunction with KUMZ made from grade 1581 aluminium-magnesium-scandium alloy, including rolled and pressed semi-finished products. Rusal is producing the new aluminium alloy products at its Krasnoyarsk aluminium smelter via a system organized by KUMZ. Krasnoyarsk is producing these plate and […]

Rusal Officials Discuss Bauxite Mining Investments With Ghana Government

The Ghanian government held talks last week with Russian aluminium giant UC Rusal regarding investing in Ghana’s domestic bauxite industry. On Friday, the Deputy Minister of Lands and Natural Resources in charge of mining George Mireku Duker met with several officials from Rusal to discuss the issue. The meeting last week was meant to pave […]

Rusal Moves Forward With Spin-Off Of High-Carbon Aluminium And Alumina Assets

Russian aluminium behemoth UC Rusal announced this week that it has received approval to demerge its assets into a higher-carbon company. Rusal obtained approval for the move from its two primary shareholders, namely En+ Group and SUAL Partners. The move was announced in May, and it will yield two separate businesses with unique strategies. Rusal’s […]

Rusal Among First To Contribute Aluminium Sustainability Data To LMEpassport

Russian aluminium titan UC Rusal released sustainability data this week into the London Metal Exchange’s new low-carbon platform LMEpassport, making Rusal among the first firms to do so. Rusal said it first beta-tested the LMEpassport system by entering information from the Boguchansky aluminium smelter in Krasnoyarsk. The firm says it will continue to work on […]