May 2019

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from May 17

Here are five Fastmarkets MB stories you might have missed on Friday May 17 that are worth another look.

FASTMARKETS NON-FERROUS EUROPEAN SCRAP PRICE CHANGES 17/05:

The following Fastmarkets non-ferrous European free market scrap prices changed on Friday May 17:

ZHENGZHOU ALUMINA & BAUXITE CONF: Strong demand in China supports uptrend in imported bauxite price - Metro Mining CEO

The price of bauxite imported into China will continue rising gradually over the next 5-10 years on stronger domestic demand, chief executive officer of Metro Mining Simon Finnis told Fastmarkets at the Alumina & Bauxite Conference held in Zhengzhou on May 16-17.

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from May 16

Here are five Fastmarkets MB stories you might have missed on Thursday May 16 that are worth another look.

ZHENGZHOU ALUMINA & BAUXITE CONF: Global alumina price bullishness hit by Alunorte progress - sources

Recent optimism for an uptrend in global alumina prices has been knocked by the news that the Federal Court in Belém, Brazil, has removed a production embargo on Norsk Hydro’s Alunorte alumina refinery, sources told Fastmarkets on the sidelines of the Alumina & Bauxite conference in Zhengzhou, China on May 16-17.

Alunorte moves closer to restart after Federal Court lifts first production embargo

The Federal Court in Belém, Brazil, lifted a production embargo on Norsk Hydro’s Alunorte alumina refinery under the civil lawsuit on Wednesday May 15.

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from May 15

Here are five Fastmarkets MB stories you might have missed on Wednesday May 15 that are worth another look.

FASTMARKETS NON-FERROUS UK SCRAP AND FOUNDRY INGOT PRICE CHANGES 15/05:

The following Fastmarkets UK non-ferrous scrap and foundry ingot prices changed on Wednesday May 15:

Rusal to ‘focus on restoring market position’ after revenues tumble by 21% in Q1

Russian aluminium producer Rusal said it will focus on restoring its market position after its first-quarter revenues plunged by 20.9% year on year in a period “challenged by the past year’s events”.

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from May 13

Here are five Fastmarkets MB stories you might have missed on Monday May 13 that are worth another look.