Fused alumina prices continue to hit new highs, bauxite flatlines
Published: Friday, 03 September 2021
Prices for white fused alumina (WFA) hit new highs in the fortnight to Thursday September 2, on surging feedstock costs, while brown fused alumina (BFA) followed, with tighter supply and power scarcity affecting output, but the price of bauxite was stable on strong fundamentals.
Fastmarkets’ latest price assessment for alumina, fused white, 25kg bags, cif
Europe, wast €740-850 ($877-1,008) per tonne on
September 2, up by €20 per tonne from the previous
assessment, setting a new record after reaching a two-year high
at the end of July.
WFA prices on an fob basis...