Alunorte alumina refinery at 80-85% capacity; Albras smelter also ramping up successfully

By IM Staff
Published: Tuesday, 23 July 2019

The Brazil-base alumina refinery has ramped up its output gradually since the federal court removed the production embargo in May.

By Alice Mason

Norsk Hydro’s Alunorte alumina refinery has reached 80-85% utilization after the Brazilian government lifted a production embargo against the facility in May. 

The Norwegian aluminium producer announced on Tuesday July 23 that a continued ramp-up in production at its facilities in Brazil has been successful. ...

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