Fused alumina production resumes in China

By Yoke Wong
Published: Thursday, 25 August 2016

Some white and brown fused alumina producers in Henan have received the green light to restart production but uncertainty remains on whether there would be more disruption in output in September due to renewed anti-pollution efforts.

White and brown fused alumina (WFA and BFA) plants that met environmental standards in Henan, China were allowed to resume production in the past two days, following weeks of shutdown amid stricter environmental checks.  

Ahead of Chinese premier Li Keqiang’s planned visit to the region in September, the local...

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