Alteo to impose energy surcharge on calcined alumina sales
Published: Wednesday, 29 September 2021
French specialty alumina producer Alteo will apply temporary surcharges on its sales prices from next month to offset the surging energy costs in Europe, the company confirmed to Fastmarkets on Wednesday.
The surcharge comes while Europe is increasingly struggling
to secure energy, which is affecting both gas and electricity
On Wednesday, the company spoke of the "unpredictable in
scale and very sudden" increase in energy costs which are
affecting its production operations.
As a result, a surcharge ranging between