ALUMINA SNAPSHOT: Fob Australia prices dip to $275/t after Chinese demand lull

Key information from the pricing session for Fastmarkets’ alumina index, fob Australia on Wednesday July 29.

Key drivers:

Deals concluded on Wednesday at $275 per tonne fob Western Australia for 30,000 tonnes with mid-August loading.  Prior to this, the deal market had been quiet with no spot business since one deal at $280.50 per tonne fob Australia on July 22. Chinese market participants have stepped away from the market and were not looking for material as much as in previous months...


Alice Mason

July 29, 2020

16:24 GMT