ALUMINA SNAPSHOT: Fob Australia index falls to lowest since March 2018

Fastmarkets’ fob Australia alumina index declined for the eighth trading day in a row on Wednesday October 7, falling back to levels not seen since before Hydro declared force majeure at the Alunorte refinery in Brazil in April.

The benchmark daily fob Australia alumina index was calculated at $428.75 per tonne on Wednesday, down from $430 per tonne on Tuesday and 8.98% lower week on week from $471.07 per tonne on October 31.

Key drivers 

More availability of cargoes of Australian origin in the...


Alice Mason

November 07, 2018

16:00 GMT