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Incentive prices: alumina to aluminium price ratio to rise?

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Wood Mackenzie's analysis of long run incentive prices for alumina and aluminium suggests that prices will need to be higher in the future than historically observed if the market is to remain in equilibrium.

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  • Raw material, electricity, energy and alumina prices
  • Raw material, electricity and aluminium prices
  • Alumina prices and refinery cash costs, 2000-2012 (US$/t aluminium)
  • Aluminium prices and smelter cash costs, 2000-2012 (US$/t alumina)
  • Historical and equilibrium alumina prices (2012 US$/t alumina)
  • Historical and equilibrium aluminium prices (2012 US$/t aluminium)

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  • Refinery capital intensity outside of China, 1980-2016 (US$/t installed capacity)
  • Smelter capital intensity outside of China, 1980-2016 (US$/t installed capacity)

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