The economy in all nations was stroke greatly by the global economic crisis from the second half of 2008. Under the cooperative endeavor, the world economy recovered gradually from the second and third season of 2009, with the Chinese economy in particular. However, the recovering economy is not firm and there are many uncertain factors ahead.
In the past few months, aluminum ingot and alumina producers in China reduced or halted production and resumed production consecutively. From the second half of 2009, the output of aluminum ingot and alumina rose gradually leading to sufficient supply. Will the supply continue to climb up in 2010? How to cope with the problem?
With the rising cost of power charge and other raw materials like carbon and aluminum fluoride, can the alumina and aluminum ingot price go up further?
With the worsening international trade protectionism, the aluminum export market faces great challenge. How will the Chinese exporters respond?