Our analysis explores market fundamentals for production, consumption, trade and prices of alumina, bauxite and carbon products, with forecasts for five and 25 years. Thanks to CRU’s multi-commodity and economic expertise, market insights are developed with a deep understanding of mining and metals interdependencies to give you a solid industry-wide view.
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Our cost services provide detailed data and insights on major alumina refineries and bauxite mines around the world, allowing you to understand emerging cost trends and competitor structures.
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