Noranda to expand non-met alumina output
Published: Monday, 04 July 2016
The bankrupt aluminium producer is switching a sizeable amount of its output towards non-metallurgical applications, including flame retardants and water treatment, as part of its strategy to return to profitability.
|Noranda shut its aluminium
smelter in Missouri in March. (Source: Noranda
US-based aluminium manufacturer Noranda Aluminium is
increasing production of non-metallurgical alumina grades as it
seeks to return to profitability following its bankruptcy
proceedings, the company told IM.
The producer is aiming to expand output of alumina for