Alcoa considers curtailing more aluminum smelting and refining capacity  [ USA ]

Alcoa, Inc. said over the next twelve months it will review 500,000 metric tons of smelting capacity and 2.8 million metric tons of refining capacity for possible curtailment or divestiture. The potential actions could affect 14 percent of Alcoa's global smelting capacity and 16 percent of its global refining capacity. Currently, the company has 19 percent, or 665,000 metric tons, of smelting c...
<Mar 06, 2015>