China's aluminum production continues to climb, reaching a new high in nearly a year
According to data released by the National Bureau of Statistics on Monday, China's primary aluminum production in July was 2.93 million tons, an increase of 3.5% from the previous month and an increase of 9% from the same period last year, the highest since June last year. Based on this calculation, the average daily aluminum output in July was 94,500 tons, higher than the 94,000 tons in June. In the first seven months of this year, China's aluminum output was 19.4 million tons, an increase of 3.0% year-on-year.
News Date: Friday, August 17, 2018. Reported by Doreen.