Rusal launches new foundry complex at Boguchanksy smelter

Aluminium producer UC Rusal has announced the commissioning of a new foundry complex at its Bogunchansky (BoAZ) smelter to serve the automotive sector, it said.

The new fully automated foundry will produce high-silicon aluminium alloys used for the manufacture of wheels, engine units and various spare parts, the company said on Thursday June 18. Japan, Indonesia, Turkey, South Korea, Germany and the United States were all identified as markets for the alloy, Fastmarkets understands. 

The casthouse at the smelter has a capacity of 120,000...

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Justin Yang

June 18, 2020

13:05 GMT

London