North America: Primary Aluminium production declined in February 2015

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ِArabMetal – North America produced 348,039 tons of primary Aluminum in February 2015, down by – 3.64% compared to the production of 361,204 tons in February 2014.

The majority of the decline due to lower production of the United States, in February 2015 to 129,626 tons, a decline by – 6.77% compared to 139,042 tons in February 2014.

Canada produced 218,413 tons in February 2015 compared to 222,162 tons in February 2014, down by – 1.69%.

According to the American «Aluminum Association» data, «Arab metal» obtained a copy of which, the total North American production (United States and Canada) fell – 3.85% to 731,629 tons in January and February 2015, compared to 760,930 tons in the same period last year.

 

North American production of primary Aluminum in January and February 2014, 2015 (tons)

 

USA

Canada

Total N. A.

Change %

2015

2014

2015

2014

2015

2014

January

142,069

153,264

241,521

246,462

383,590

399,726

-4.04

February

129,626

139,042

218,413

222,162

348,039

361,204

-3.64

Total

271,695

292,306

459,934

468,624

731,629

760,930

-3.85

Source: «Aluminum Association», Prepared by «Arab Metal»