Aluminium: Chinese supply and demand revisions

The aluminium market continues to digest the Chinese government’s plans to force a 30% capacity cut on smelters in four provinces around Beijing during the winter months.

This turned from rumour to fact in March. As a result, we have cut our production expectations for the year by 450,000 tonnes, but have also lowered our...


Andrew Cole

April 06, 2017

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