“I think it means a lot that [Apple] wanted that first commercial production of metal
. Because there will be demand. What we need to do as an aluminium company, and I know some of our competitors have been working on this as well, is nurture and develop that market. So that premium will exist,” Alcoa chief executive Roy Harvey said in a call discussing earnings results on Wednesday January 15.
“I believe that at some point that premium or that discount will become more real, but I would not have a guess as to what that number’s going to be at this point,” Harvey added.
Alcoa had first announced the Elysis technology firm
back in May 2018.
Combined with hydro-powered...