Production And Consumption Of Aluminum Profiles For Aluminum Processing Industry In China

The stable, sustained and rapid development of China's national economy and high technology has led to the rapid development of aluminum smelting and aluminum profile processing industry in China. The production of aluminum alloy profile industrial aluminum profiles in China has reached 8.793 million tons in 2006, surpassed the United States to become the world's first; 2007 production of up to 12.508 million tons, year-on-year growth in 2006 42.45%, again record highs; 2007 Imports of industrial aluminum 690,000 tons, year-on-year growth in 2006 0.6%; Export industrial aluminum profile 1.853 million tons, year-on-year 2006 growth 49.5%, NET exports of aluminum alloy profiles 1.163 million tons; In 2007, the apparent consumption of industrial aluminum in China was 11.345 million tons. In 2008 1-June, alumina production in China was 11.129 million tons, growth of 7.1% per cent over the same period in 2007, with an estimated 2008 full-year output of 23 million tonnes, electrolytic aluminum production of 6.62 million tonnes, 12.9% per cent year-on-year growth in 2007, 2008 tonnes of aluminum processing materials, 14.5 million tonnes, and 6.879 million tonnes of total annual production in 38.3%