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Xinjiang Shenhuo aluminium smelter

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17 April 2023

Xinjiang Shenhuo aluminium smelter

Report summary

The company has indicated that the eventual scale of the smelter-power plant project will take smelting capacity to 1.6Mt/a and power generation to 3000MW. By 2012, only 800kt/a had been approved by the government. We only include the first phase in our base case. Wood Mackenzie’s asset reports are built from the bottom up, incorporating a number of granular data metrics to ultimately produce our industry standard cash operating costs. This report contains a detailed asset note giving you a holistic view of the asset, including an operational overview through to a timeline of events from inception to now. This qualitative analysis is supplemented by the associated Excel download which enables interrogation of a whole series of cost and production metrics over the life of the asset.

Table of contents

  • Summary
  • Key issues
    • Detailed map
  • Alumina Source
  • Anode Source
    • Power Type
    • Power Source
    • Power Supplier
    • Power Contract

Tables and charts

This report includes 2 images and tables including:

  • Xinjiang Shenhuo Emission Intensity Quartile Ranking - Total global production - Tonnes Al

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