Facts
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General Information  
Area of main site: 3.65 sq.km
Number of potlines: 5
Start-up of Potline 1: 1971
Start-up of Potline 2: 1971
Start-up of Potline 3: 1981
Start-up of Potline 4: 1992
Start-up of Potline 5: 2005

Number of employees 2,650*
Percentage of national employees 84%
* as of 2016  

Type of finished product
Standard and T-ingots, extrusion billets, rolling slab,
properzi ingots, and molten aluminium.
Hot metal production 971,420 mtpa

Total Sales (2015)  
Extrusion billet 39%
Foundry Alloys 12%
Rolling Slabs 13%
Standard Ingots 5%
Liquid Metal 31%

Total Exports (2015)  
Bahrain 48%
Asia 17%
Other MENA 16%
Europe 10%
North America 9%

Power Plant Capacity  
PS1 282 MW ISO
PS2 168 MW ISO
PS3 860 MW ISO
PS4 939 MW ISO
Total installed capacity: 2,249 MW ISO

Average metal purity  
Overall average metal purity 99.86%

Petroleum Coke Calciner and Seawater desalination Plant
Total project cost: US$ 450 million
Raw material (green petroleum coke): 775,000 mt per year
Production – calcined petroleum coke: 550,000 mt per year
Desalinated water capacity 41,000 cubic metres per day of potable water
Port facility: Able to handle 3.5 million metric tonnes of materials per year