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Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba)

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba)

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba), one of the 1 million-metric tonnes smelters in the world, is one of the largest aluminium producers in the world. Alba is listed on both the Bahrain Bourse and London Stock Exchange, and the Company’s shareholders are Bahrain Mumtalakat Holding Company (69.38%), SABIC Industrial Investment Company (20.62%) and the General Public (10%).

Starting-out as a 120,000 metric tonne per annum (mtpa) smelter in 1971, Alba’s production for 2018 stood at plus-1 million metric tonnes. Alba’s product portfolio comprises high-grade aluminium and Value-Added Products that include standard and T-ingots, extrusion billets, rolling slabs, properzi ingots and molten aluminium. The Company is well-known for its strong Safety culture, employee development and work culture for value-creation and sustainable operations.

With the First Hot Metal from Potline 6 achieved on 13 December 2018, Alba is now amongst the 1 million-metric tonne smelters in the world. Upon completion in 2019, the Line 6 Expansion Project will boost Alba’s per-annum production by 540,000 metric tonnes, bringing Alba’s total production capacity to 1.5 million metric tonnes per year.



ALVANCE, part of the GFG Alliance is an international aluminium business bringing together assets across the aluminium supply chain – from raw materials through to finished components.

With a total current capacity of 332,000 tonnes of primary aluminium produced per annum, ALVANCE owns and operates Europe’s largest Aluminium smelter situated in Dunkerque, France, as well as the only smelter in the United Kingdom – ALVANCE British Aluminium. Powered entirely by sustainable hydro energy, ALVANCE British Aluminium is also one of the greenest sites for primary production internationally.

ALVANCE’s downstream portfolio includes France’s only manufacturer of aluminium wheels – ALVANCE Aluminium Wheels; and engine cast component producers ALVANCE Aluminium Poitou  and ALVANCE Foundry Poitou.




Ma’aden is the leading mining and Metals Company in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and one of the fastest growing mining companies in the world. Ma’aden is building added value minerals-based industries for gold, aluminum, phosphate, bauxite, copper and other mineral resources.

In the aluminium business, Ma’aden’s $10.8 billion joint venture with Alcoa is the largest and most efficient, vertically integrated aluminium complex in the world, using Saudi bauxite to efficiently and reliably produce primary aluminum products such as standard ingot, extrusion billet and rolling slab. Ma’aden Aluminium also produces high quality aluminum rolled products such as can sheet and automotive sheet.

From its strategic location in the heart of the Middle East, Ma’aden Aluminium supplies high quality primary and rolled product solutions to customers in local and international markets. It’s fully integrated supply chain offers a safe, secure & sustainable supply of high quality products.

Silver Sponsors

London Metal Exchange

London Metal Exchange

The London Metal Exchange is the world centre for industrial metals trading. Most of the world’s global non-ferrous futures business is conducted on the LME’s three trading platforms totalling $13.5 trillion, 176 million lots and 3.9 billion tonnes in 2019.

Participants can transfer or take on price risk against aluminium, copper, nickel, tin, zinc, lead, molybdenum, cobalt, steel scrap, rebar and hot-rolled coil, aluminium premiums and alloys, as well as our suite of gold and silver contracts, LMEprecious.

In December 2019, approximately 1.9 million tonnes of material were held on LME warrant in more than 500 storage facilities in 14 countries across 33 locations globally.

The LME is a member of HKEX Group.

Mitsui Bussan Commodities Ltd

Mitsui Bussan Commodities Ltd

MBCL has maintained continued representation on the LME as a Category II member since 1991. We are a fully  integrated liquidity provider and broker of LME futures, derivatives and  price risk strategies for our global customer base. We are also active on Comex, in Aluminium Premiums, Iron Ore  and  Steel  Swaps

Our  wealth  of experience, drawn from  working with all aspects of industry, allows us to help  identify and  provide effective risk  management solutions and  pricing requirements

MBCL offers trading in forwards, options, cross currency, averaging, arbitrage, as well  as market intelligence, online execution and  client account access. We seek  to provide a complete industry service and  become a preferred counterpart for all your  trading and  risk  management needs


REEL International

REEL International

Headquartered in Saint-Cyr-au-Mont-d’Or near Lyon (France), REEL International is a family owned company specialized in the design, manufacturing, commissioning and maintenance of lifting and handling equipment with more than 20 operating entities. All over the world, these systems are integrated in its clients’ processes in the Energy, Aeronautics, Offshore, Defence, Metallurgy, Industry and Environmental sectors.

Within the aluminium industry, REEL International operates four businesses through NKM Noell Special Cranes, REEL Alesa, REEL COH and REEL Möller. It recently acquired Metso Outotec’s aluminium business, comprising green anode plant, anode rodshop and casting equipment.
With this additional step, REEL International reinforces its position as a leading technology provider in the global aluminium industry