News Release

NFC Attends ARABAL 2017

Source:NFC    Publish Date:2017-11-16
From November 6 to 9, Sohar Aluminum hosted Arab International Aluminum Conference (ARABAL) 2017 in Muscat, Sultanate of Oman, and NFC vice-president Qin Junman participated as spokesperson at invitation. Mr. Qin introduced the development of the aluminum industry in China and the achievements of NFC and its engineering institute NEUI in the technologies and design of alumina, aluminum and carbon production in recent years, highlighting the most advanced 600kA technology. After the meeting, Mr. Qin accepted the local media interview, sharing NFC's experience with friends old and new in Oman and the Middle East.

The ARABAL is the most prestigious aluminum industry summit in the Middle East and North Africa with 34 years of history. ARABAL 2017 invited leaders in aluminum industry over the region such as Aluminum Bahrain (Alba) and Emirates Global Aluminum (EGA), as well as a number of world-class mining companies including Rio Tinto to participate in the conference, attracting over 500 senior managers, scholars and experts.


During the conference, Mr. Qin also met with Chinese ambassador to Oman Yu Fulong. His excellency praised NFCs participation in ARABAL 2017 and Mr. Qins speech, and further introduced the political and economic situation in Oman, its policy on economic development and the achievements already made by Chinese enterprises in this market. He encouraged NFC to take this event as an opportunity to expand its business in the Middle East and North Africa under the framework of the "Belt and Road" initiative.