Century Aluminum to curtail potline at Hawesville smelter

Century Aluminum is to curtail one potline at its Hawesville, Kentucky aluminium smelter, reducing output to around 60% of capacity, the company said.

Before the curtailment, which comes into effect immediately, the plant was operating at approximately 80% of its 244,000 tonnes per year capacity. Century Aluminum had previously issued a notice of its intent to curtail its entire plant operations at Hawesville from October 24 unless the current...


Andrea Hotter

September 09, 2015

14:06 GMT

New York