According to World Aluminium press release, the global primary aluminium production in Dec 2019 is 5.4mn mt. This recorded a daily average of 1.8mn mt globally.
China tops the average estimated production in December at 3mn mt followed by GCC and Asia excluding China at 4,99,000 mt and 3,68,000 mt respectively. East and Central Europe produced 3,57,000 mt in December, while West Europe produced 2,94,000 mt. North America and South America were at 3,24,000 mt and 90,000 mt correspondingly. Whole of Africa produced 1,39,000 mt and Oceania produced 1,62,000 mt in December. There were some unrecorded production globally, which were estimated at 1,50,000 mt approx.
The average global production in Dec 2019 was close to 4pc more than average estimated production in Nov 2019 at 5.3mn mt with a daily average of 1.8mn mt production.