Brazil's primary Aluminium production declines 19.7% in April
SAO PAULO (Scrap Register): Brazil's primary aluminium production dropped 19.7% from a year earlier to 48,400 tonnes in April 2019. This was the second smallest production volume recorded in 2019, according to Abal, the aluminium industry association of Brazil.
Brazil’s primary aluminium output dropped 3.6% when compared with the production 50,200 tonnes in March.
Total primary aluminium production from January to April also dropped 23.5% to 195,400 tonnes in comparison with the same period of 2018. Brazil’s full-year aluminium output for 2018 stood at 659,000 tonnes.