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Why Aluminum Smelters in Henan Are Excluded from Captive Power Plant Scrutiny?

Industry News 07:10:07PM Jul 03, 2017 Source:SMM

SHANGHAI, Jul. 3 (SMM) –Coal-fired captive power plants at aluminum smelters in China’s six major aluminum producing provinces will come under on-site scrutiny before the end of June. 

Chinese Authorities to Examine Captive Power Plants at Aluminum Smelters in Six Major Producing Provinces  

Why is Henan, one of the country’s major aluminum producing provinces, not targeted? 

All operating aluminum capacities in Henan are in compliance with national standards, so the province is not included in the list, Liu Libin, Vice General of Henan Nonferrous Metals Association, explained.   

SMM Alert: East Hope Output Cut Fuels Surge in SHFE Aluminum

Henan used to be China’s top aluminum producing province, with output once exceeding 4 million tonnes. However, high-cost aluminum capacity in the province shut down after cancellation of preferential power tariffs, reducing aluminum output there to just 2.78 million tonnes in 2016. Aluminum output in Henan is expected to be within 3 million tonnes in 2017.   

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Why Aluminum Smelters in Henan Are Excluded from Captive Power Plant Scrutiny?

Industry News 07:10:07PM Jul 03, 2017 Source:SMM

SHANGHAI, Jul. 3 (SMM) –Coal-fired captive power plants at aluminum smelters in China’s six major aluminum producing provinces will come under on-site scrutiny before the end of June. 

Chinese Authorities to Examine Captive Power Plants at Aluminum Smelters in Six Major Producing Provinces  

Why is Henan, one of the country’s major aluminum producing provinces, not targeted? 

All operating aluminum capacities in Henan are in compliance with national standards, so the province is not included in the list, Liu Libin, Vice General of Henan Nonferrous Metals Association, explained.   

SMM Alert: East Hope Output Cut Fuels Surge in SHFE Aluminum

Henan used to be China’s top aluminum producing province, with output once exceeding 4 million tonnes. However, high-cost aluminum capacity in the province shut down after cancellation of preferential power tariffs, reducing aluminum output there to just 2.78 million tonnes in 2016. Aluminum output in Henan is expected to be within 3 million tonnes in 2017.   

The article is edited by SMM and is provided for information purpose only. SMM assumes no liability and does not warrant the accuracy, reliability or completeness of information contained or quoted in the article, either express or implied. SMM further disclaims any liability for losses in connection with the information contained or quoted in the article.

For news cooperation, please contact us by email: sallyzhang@smm.cn or service.en@smm.cn.