On 2 February, 2017, Dak Nong Aluminium Company – TKV (Vietnam National Coal - Mineral industries Group) exported a consignment of aluminium to Korean and Japanese market.
The Hydrate was being loaded to transfer to Go Dau port (Dong Nai province)
Accordingly, the company exported 11,600 tonnes of Hydrate to Korean market at the cost of $145 per ton, and would then proceed to exporting 3,000 tonnes to Japanese market.
From the beginning of 2017 till now, the company has so far exported 14.800 tonnes of hydrate. The quality of Hydrate was highly evaluated by the partners. The cost at which the Hydrate was sold were comparatively high compared to the current common market. This is the biggest consignment to be exported since the company made the first batch of Hydrate.
About alumina, the company has planned to export an estimate of 15,000 to 20,000 tonnes in the February of 2017.
Till 2 February, 2017 the Nhan Co Alumina Plant has produced 60,000 tonnes of Alumina, 33,000 tons of Hydrate. After Daknong Aluminium Electrolysis Plant invested by Tran Hong Quan Metallurgy Co., Ltd went into operation, the Alumina was provided mainly to it. Part of Alumina that couldn't be used by Daknong Aluminium Electrolysis Plant would be exported.