Brazilian aluminium production falls 26% y-o-y in October, Abal says

Brazil’s primary aluminium production continued to slow in October, according to local aluminium association Abal.

The country’s primary aluminium output was 50,500 tonnes during the month, 26.30% lower than the 68,500 tonnes in the same period last year.
October’s figures were the third-lowest monthly output in 2018 despite recording some growth compared with September, when production was 49,100 tonnes, Abal added.

Primary aluminium output in the January-October period hit 559,400 tonnes, down by 16.30% from 668,600...

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Renato Rostás

December 03, 2018

17:51 GMT

São Paulo