CHINA ALUMINA SNAPSHOT: Price drops on looming illegal aluminium capacity cuts

Key data from the Thursday July 13 pricing session in Shanghai.

Alumina MB Chinese free market Metallurgical grade, delivered duty paid RMB/tonne Key drivers: - Chinese alumina prices were under further pressure on rumours that Shandong Xinfa will close 1 million tons of illegal aluminium capacity ahead of the planned seasonal capacity cut in the fourth quarter of this year. This will reduce demand for...

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Susan Zou

July 13, 2017

14:14 GMT

Shanghai