In January of this year, the export of raw aluminum from Russia increased by 1.1% compared to the same month in 2016, amounted to 237.3 thousand tons, the Federal Customs Service reports.
The main consumer of rod iron of the Kandalaksha aluminum plant out of alloys of 1xxx, 6 xxx and 8xxx series will be cable plants in Russia and overseas.
For the first two months of this year, the production of primary aluminum decreased by 3.7%, however, the production of alloys based on it increased by 7.7%.
The resumption of the production of primary aluminum, as well as the creation of a new anode factory at the VGAZ-SUAL enterprise, will provide the Volgograd region with 2.5 thousand jobs.
Previously there was the ecological meeting in Krasnoyarsk, the participants of which demanded to reduce the emissions of the Krasnoyarsk aluminium plant by half.
More than 320 top managers of UC Rusal, including representatives of foreign offices, have gathered in Krasnoyarsk.
The Aluminum Industry Association has proposed to abandon the continuation of the regime of preferential industrial assembly of cars and to force plants to purchase aluminum products only in
According to the forecast of UC Rusal, in 2017 the world aluminum market expects the deficit in the volume of 1.1 million tons and 5% increase in the demand.
The Krasnoyarsk aluminium plant reduced the emissions into the atmosphere by 30% and plans to cut them by another 8% by the end of 2018.
The managing director of the Krasnoyarsk Aluminium Plant, Yevgeniy Kuryanov, spoke about RUSAL's environmental plans for 2017.