March 2016

IN FIGURES: China's base metals imports in February

Summary of China’s base metal imports figures for February.

MB NON-FERROUS EUROPEAN SCRAP PRICE CHANGES

The following MB non-ferrous European free market scrap prices changed on Friday March 18:

Chalco reports profit of $31.9m for 2015

Aluminum Corp of China (Chalco) has reported a net profit of 206.3 million yuan ($31.9 million) for 2015, the company said in its annual report.

MB NON-FERROUS UK SCRAP AND FOUNDRY INGOT PRICE CHANGES

The following MB UK non-ferrous scrap and foundry ingot prices changed on Wednesday March 16:

ALUMINA INDEX: Rally could stall if refinery cuts fail to materialise

Alumina prices continued to rise last week, although the raw material’s rally could stall amid uncertainty over the extent of refinery closures.

MONDAY BRIEF: Infographic for March 14

The infographic for Monday March 14.

MB NON-FERROUS EUROPEAN SCRAP PRICE CHANGES

The following MB non-ferrous European free market scrap prices changed on Friday March 11:

Caplan hands over Glencore’s Al, alumina books ahead of departure

Andrew Caplan has handed over his responsibilities for Glencore’s alumina and aluminium businesses ahead of his leaving the company at the end of the summer, Metal Bulletin has learned.

MB NON-FERROUS UK SCRAP AND FOUNDRY INGOT PRICE CHANGES

The following MB UK non-ferrous scrap and foundry ingot prices changed on Wednesday March 9.

BAUXITE & ALUMINA CONF: Seven things we learned in Miami

Here are the key things we learned at Metal Bulletin’s 22nd Bauxite & Alumina conference in Miami.