Complex logistics supports BFA, WFA prices; bauxite adjusts
Published: Friday, 30 April 2021
Prices for brown fused alumina (BFA) held firm during the fortnight to Thursday April 29, driven by complex logistics arrangements from China to major overseas markets in addition to supply interruption and good demand while white fused alumina (WFA) edged up amid similar conditions.
There was significant liquidity reported over the past
fortnight, with the growing number of deals and inquiries
indicating demand recovery in consuming markets, which is in
line with the
increasing quarterly shipments of BFA from China.
Sources in Europe and China attributed the current trade
flow of BFA to pent-up...