CHINA ALUMINA SNAPSHOT: Price jumps on concerns over seasonal capacity cuts

Key data from the Thursday September 14 pricing session in Shanghai.

Alumina MB Chinese free market Metallurgical grade, delivered duty paid RMB/tonne Key drivers - China’s domestic alumina price climbed to 3,150–3,300 yuan ($482-505) per tonne on September 14, as smelters attempted to secure material in advance of any actual cuts to capacity amid plans to curb production ahead of the country’s winter season. - Earlier this year, China’s environmental authority...

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Susan Zou

September 14, 2017

14:00 GMT

Shanghai