Aussie aluminium outgunned by cheap, coal-free global rivals

The second of Australia’s six aluminium smelters will close as the nation’s smelters sink into the bottom 25 per cent of global competitiveness.

The Conversation

Alcoa’s decision to close the Point Henry smelter, at a cost of almost 1000 jobs in Geelong and elsewhere, comes amid a perfect storm buffeting Australia’s aluminium industry.


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