Alumina Market Overview in the USA
In value terms, alumina production surged to $ in . Overall, production continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2018 with an increase of % year-to-year. Over the period under review, production attained the maximum level in and is expected to retain growth in the immediate term.
The revenue of the alumina market in the U.S. dropped markedly to $ in , waning 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 recorded a abrupt decline. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2018 when the market value increased by % y-o-y. Over the period under review, the market attained the maximum level at $ in 2008; however, from 2009 to , consumption failed to regain the momentum.