मध्ये 2021, the aluminum industry of China continues to deepen the supply-side structural reform, strictly control the new production capacity of electrolytic aluminum, strictly implement the replacement of production capacity and accelerate the optimization and adjustment of the industrial layout.
1. Production increased steadily
According to the National Bureau of Statistics, मध्ये 2021, the output of alumina, electrolytic aluminum and aluminum products were 77.48 दशलक्ष टन, 38.5 million tons and 61.05 दशलक्ष टन.
The year-on-year growth rates were 5%, 4.8% आणि 7.4%, and the average two-year growth rate was 3.4%, 4.8% आणि 7.8%.
2. Inventories fluctuate within a normal range
According to statistics from industry analysis institutions, the inventory of aluminum ingots at the end of December was 810,000 tons, an increase of 36% over the same period last year, and fluctuated within a normal range.
3. Prices continue to run high
According to statistics from the China Nonferrous Metals Industry Association, मध्ये 2021, aluminum prices will continue to run at a high level, with an average spot price of 18,946 CNY per ton throughout the year, ची वर्ष-दर-वर्ष वाढ 33.5%.
4. Imports of unwrought aluminium have grown substantially.
According to the data of the General Administration of Customs, मध्ये 2021, the import of bauxite and alumina (physical volume) were 107.37 million tons and 3.33 million tons respectively, down 3.8% आणि 12.6% year-on-year.
The import of aluminum waste and scrap was 1.03 दशलक्ष टन, up 24.9% year-on-year.
The import of unwrought aluminum was 2.73 दशलक्ष टन, ची वर्ष-दर-वर्ष वाढ 19%.
मध्ये 2021, the export of aluminum products was 5.46 दशलक्ष टन, ची वर्ष-दर-वर्ष वाढ 17.9%.