AT A GLANCE: Hydro Q1 earnings up on reduced costs, extrusion sector hit by Covid-19

By IM Staff
Published: Wednesday, 29 April 2020

A summary of aluminium producer Hydro’s results for the first quarter of 2020.

In brief
● Earnings before interest and taxes (Ebit) totaled 2.247 billion Norwegian kroner ($215 million), a fourfold increase from 559 million kroner a year earlier.
● Successful ramp-up of production at Alunorte alumina refinery in Brazil, reduced costs and positive currency effects all contributed positively to results.
● But...

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