Alumina Market in Peru
The size of the alumina market in Peru fell significantly to $ in , reducing by -% against the previous year. This figure reflects the total revenues of producers and importers (excluding logistics costs, retail marketing costs, and retailers' margins, which will be included in the final consumer price). In general, consumption saw a mild expansion. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2009 with an increase of % y-o-y. Over the period under review, the market hit record highs at $ in 2011; however, from 2012 to , consumption failed to regain the momentum.