5 Jan 2022

Alba sets an all-time production record of 1,561,222 MT in 2021

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba), the world’s largest smelter ex-China, sets a breaking operational record of 1,561,222 metric tonnes in 2021 as it completes its golden jubilee of operations. In addition, Alba hits an outstanding Safety milestone by closing 2021 with more than 20 million safe-working hours without LTI – a first in the Company’s 50 years of commercial operations.

Commenting on these achievements, Alba’s Chief Executive Officer Ali Al Baqali said:

“Despite all odds, we closed 2021 with an exceptional performance by hitting new highs in our production - 1,561,222 metric tonnes and besting 2020 production record of 1,548, 500 metric tonnes. What makes this milestone even more important for us is that we have nailed it without any single Lost Time Injury (LTI).

I take the opportunity to thank our employees and contractors’ personnel for raising the bar and taking Alba to new heights thanks to their dedication and commitment.”

A brief ceremony, attended by Alba’s Executive Management and employees, was held on Wednesday 05 January 2022 to commemorate the Company’s all-time production record.

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) will release its Q4 2021 and Full-Year 2021 Financial Results on Thursday 10 February 2022.

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