AUSTRALIA LEADING THE LIGHT METALS AGE

Knapp, R.

The Australian aluminium family of industries have experienced very strong growth over the last three decades driven by expansion in global demand for aluminium and Australia’s specific attributes of world-class bauxite resources and the availability of internationally competitive energy, a key element in the Australian success story in the transformation of the raw material bauxite into the significantly higher-value energy-intensive products of alumina and aluminium.