ALUMINA SNAPSHOT: Index drops 4.6% amid low Al price, weak Chinese demand

Key pricing data from the alumina index, fob Australia pricing session on Thursday March 19.

Key drivers:

Fastmarkets’ daily alumina index, fob Australia declined 4.6% to $283.11 per tonne on Thursday, down from $297.23 per tonne the previous day and down 6.5% week on week when it was at $303.17 per tonne. A fresh deal concluded today for 30,000 tonnes of Indonesian material at $275 per tonne for loading April 25-29. Many participants...


Alice Mason

March 19, 2020

16:48 GMT