The project is scheduled for completion by the end of 2010. Its total alumina capacity will rise to 2Mt/y. In addition, the local government of Debao, where Huayin is located, also plans to build a 400-500kt/y aluminium smelter and a 200kt/y semis plant by 2015.

Source: China Metals e-mail chn@public.bta.net.cn