Brazil's alumina exports up 40% in March Alunorte, Alumar ramp up

Brazilian exports of alumina were up by 40.01% year on year in March, after the two main producers, Alunorte and Alumar, increased their shipments, data from the country's economy ministry, published on Wednesday April 7, show.

Exports totaled 886,640 tonnes in March, rising from 633,254 tonnes the year before. Canada was the main destination during the month, with 294,139 tonnes arriving, while Norway was second at 278,775 tonnes and Iceland third at 156,496 tonnes.

Revenues hit $256.2 million during March, up 35.88% from $188.6 million in March 2020, however, the...

Published

Renato Rostás

April 08, 2021

15:26 GMT

São Paulo