NEWSBREAK:China Hongqiao Group hit by Super Typhoon Lekima; company denies stoppage reports

The main works at China Hongqiao Group were reported to have suffered from severe flooding caused by Super Typhoon Lekima, Fastmarkets learned, but the company has denied claims that it has been forced to stop production.

“Hongqiao['s plant] was videoed in a serious situation with deep water-logging throughout the whole plant in its headquarter in Zouping city,” an alumina trader in northern China said. There have been reports China Hongqiao, the largest aluminium producer in China, will shut down two of its aluminium operational lines which were impacted by flooding. The...

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Hui Li

August 12, 2019

09:20 GMT

Shanghai