CHINA ALUMINA SNAPSHOT: Price jumps amid supply tightness

Key data from Metal Bulletin's Thursday October 12 pricing session in Shanghai.

Alumina MB Chinese free market Metallurgical grade, delivered duty paid RMB/tonne Key drivers: - China's domestic alumina price rose to 3,600-3,700 yuan ($546-561) per tonne on October 12 due to supply constraints in both southern and northern China, including in the two alumina production hubs of Shanxi and Henan province. - Henan province continued to suffer from production disruptions caused by limits on bauxite mining...

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Susan Zou

October 12, 2017

14:05 GMT

Shanghai