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Why has a Chinese city's lockdown sent aluminium prices to 14-year high?
short by Pragya Swastik / on 09 Feb 2022,Wednesday
The COVID-19 lockdown in China's Baise city sent global prices of aluminium to a 14-year high. Baise was locked down on Monday after mass testing identified nearly 100 people with COVID-19. Nicknamed the "aluminium capital of southern China", Baise produces about 2.2 million tonnes of aluminium per year, but the production was impacted due to travel restrictions hindering logistics flows.
short by Pragya Swastik / 04:50 pm on 09 Feb
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