Price increase announcement from Alteo Alumina - July 2017


Alumina production has suffered over the past months from significant cost increases which cannot be
absorbed anymore.
In a very tight market environment, Alteo will raise prices on its whole product portfolio. Price increases
will depend on markets and products and will apply on products shipped as of September 1st.
Alteo continues to invest in new product development and capacity expansion to meet growing demand
on all markets. Alteo remains committed to provide to its customers all over the world the highest
quality of specialty aluminas and level of service.


More on Alteo:
With a production capacity of over 600 000 tons and a turnover of 200 M€, Alteo is a leading producer of
high-value specialty aluminas. Alteo’s customers are market leaders in the ceramic and refractory
industries as well as special glass, catalyst, fillers, polishing and flame retardant industries. Alteo supplies
more than 1,000 different locations worldwide with hydrated, calcined, reactive, low and very low soda
alumina, through an extensive network of sales offices and local inventory points. Strengthened by more
than 120 years’ experience and know-how in the alumina industry, Alteo strives for the highest product
quality and product development thanks to its integrated application laboratory and R&D team.



Contact : Gildas Fontaine – Marketing and Communication Director Alteo