It was feared that China’s economic rebalancing will lead to a hard landing and affect demand for commodities. However, it still remains a large consumer and producer of metals and its shift away from investment-led growth has not been as disruptive as feared. Photo: Bloomberg

Bull in the metal shop

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A key risk is if treatment and refining fees charged by its copper smelting business come under pressure, which will strain its profitability further. Photo: AFP<br />

Hindalco: flying on one engine

2 min read . 14 Mar 2016
The Hindalco share has lost half its value in a year. Photo: AFP<br />

Hindalco: waiting for the bottom

2 min read . 18 Aug 2015
Falling realizations globally are a negative for Indian producers, who have been exporting the metal to compensate for weak domestic demand. Photo: Bloomberg<br /> (Bloomberg)

Aluminium premiums begin losing sheen

2 min read . 13 Mar 2015