Abu Dhabi setting up $100m aluminium plant
Construction is expected to begin in…
June 29, 2009 12:03 by Aarti Nagraj
Abu Dhabi Basic Industries Corporation (ADBIC) and Bahrain’s Midal Cables Limited have signed an agreement to establish a $100 million aluminum rod and conductor plant at Khalifa Port and Industrial Zone in Taweelah. Construction of the plant will begin in the first quarter of 2010.
The plant is expected to produce 150,000 tons per annum of aluminum products, including rods and electrical overhead conductors, to serve Abu Dhabi’s industries and to be exported.