Consultation at San Ciprián aluminium smelter extended to evaluate sale to GFG Alliance

Aluminium producer Alcoa has reached an agreement with the workers’ representatives for the San Ciprián aluminium smelter in Spain to extend the deadline of the formal consultation period for collective dismissals to September 28, 2020, the company announced on Thursday August 13.

The extension will include a process intended to evaluate a potential sale of the aluminium smelter to GFG Alliance, which has expressed an interest in acquiring the unit.

Fastmarkets reported on August 10 that Liberty House Group, part of GFG Alliance, is interested in...


Alice Mason

August 13, 2020

13:38 GMT