0 COMMENTSSouth Korea's imports of Chinese primary aluminium ingots have been soaring due to competitive prices and prompt shipments, and demand is expected to continue, traders said yesterday.
By: laurian clemence
29th May 2003
0 COMMENTSExpansions to aluminium capacity in the next few years will keep the metal in significant supply surplus and prices weak, as demand fails to match rising output, but analysts say this has not deterred producers from planning the next wave of...
5th May 2003
0 COMMENTSChina formally launched this week a giant aluminium group called the Aluminium Industry Group of China, in an effort to boost competition and rein in the country's overheated aluminium expansion.
30th April 2003
0 COMMENTSExpansions to aluminium capacity in the next few years will keep the metal in significant supply surplus and prices weak as demand fails to match rising output, but analysts say this has not deterred producers from planning the next wave of projects.
16th April 2003
0 COMMENTSThe world’s largest diversified miner, BHP Billiton, announced yesterday that the first aluminium was cast at its expansion project at the Mozal II aluminium smelter near Maputo, in Mozambique.
9th April 2003
0 COMMENTSThe faster-than-expected expansion of China's aluminium industry is the major driving force behind rising global aluminium smelter capacity and output forecasts this year and next, the Reuters Metal Production Database (MPD) shows.
8th April 2003
0 COMMENTSGuinea's bauxite revenues have fallen by about 30% between 1998 and 2002 because of deteriorating quality and a drop in world prices, a senior official at the mines ministry said this week.
4th April 2003
0 COMMENTSNigeria said yesterday that shareholders of its mothballed aluminium smelter ALSCON have agreed on a new equity structure for the company, paving the way for its planned sale in May.
3rd April 2003
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