Russia to increase domestic aluminium consumption by 300,000 tonnes in 2018

11.07.2018

Russia will boost domestic consumption of aluminum by 300,000 tonnes this year against the background of US sanctions, Minister of Industry and Trade Denis Manturov told reporters on Monday.

"We have about one million [tonnes of aluminum consumed in Russia in 2017 - TASS]. 300,000 tonnes will be added this year,"...