Bahrain - With a production of 1,600,111 metric tonnes last year, Aluminium Bahrain (Alba) continues to be the world’s largest aluminium smelter outside China according to a recent rating released by Wood Mackenzie – a global research, analytics and consultancy business that provides quality data, analytics, and insights across multiple industry sectors.

Commenting on this ranking, Alba chairman Shaikh Daij bin Salman Al Khalifa stated: “Alba’s journey of a thousand miles starts with a vision and I take this opportunity to thank the leadership of Bahrain and His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince and Prime Minister, for his strategic vision that has seen Alba to where it is today.

“We are proud to be the world’s number one aluminium smelter excluding China thanks to the successful operations of Potline 6.

Potline 6 not only has boosted Alba’s per-annum production by 540,000 metric tonnes but also set global benchmarks in sustainable aluminium production.”

Alba has been surpassing its annual production target for more than five years, the credit of which goes to the company’s ambitious organic growth objectives and its dedicated workforce who always go by ‘Safety is Operating Licence’.

Copyright 2022 Al Hilal Publishing and Marketing Group Provided by SyndiGate Media Inc. (