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China's NDRC wants to curb new aluminium capacity in Xinjiang

October 19, 2012 - 06:09 GMT Location: Shanghai

KEYWORDS: China , aluminium , capacity , Xinjiang

China’s central government authorities have said that the expansion of aluminium capacity in the country's northwestern Xinjiang region should be restricted, according to a report by local media.

A research team sent by China’s National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) presented their conclusion from a tour in Xinjiang that reining in aluminium capacity is a "major task" and that controlling the overproduction of aluminium is a "must", the China Securities Journal published on Friday October 19. The...

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