Brown fused alumina prices hit two-year high

By Yoke Wong
Published: Friday, 22 September 2017

Brown fused alumina spot prices continue to climb higher as the environmental inspections show no sign of abating in China, while white fused alumina is supported by raw material cost increases.

Chinese brown fused alumina spot prices have hit a two-year high over the past two weeks as the anti-pollution checks continue to disrupt production in the country.

Environmental inspectors moved into Henan province – the main fused alumina-producing region in China – in mid-July and many facilities were forced to...

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