Brown fused alumina prices spike on supply cut

By Yoke Wong
Published: Friday, 11 August 2017

Environmental controls in Henan are choking brown fused alumina supply and pushing prices upwards.

Chinese brown fused alumina spot prices have spiked over the past two weeks as the persistent anti-pollution checks severely capped output and choked supply.   

Since mid-July, the environmental inspectors have again moved into Henan province – the main fused alumina producing region in China –...

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