Alumina/Bauxite pricing news

  • September 2018

    Price Briefing: September 21-27

    28 September 2018

    China’s domestic magnesia prices edge up on regulatory restrictions, export prices unchanged; China’s unshaped refractory materials output up 10% in August; Aachen 2018: Prices of refractory minerals expected to remain firm

  • Bauxite, brown fused alumina prices rise in China

    21 September 2018

    Current closures at bauxite and alumina plants in China may be in place for months once the recently announced winter shutdown regulations come into force, forcing prices upward.

  • Fused alumina prices rise on Q4 supply concerns

    14 September 2018

    Brown fused and white fused alumina prices have increased, offsetting yuan-related depreciation, while the price of refractory grade bauxite 88% ticked up on continued production issues in Shanxi.

  • Alteo to increase calcined alumina prices on rising costs

    14 September 2018

    Contracts for the fourth quarter and for 2019 will be subject to a “double digit” percentage price rise.