One aluminium smelter and 1,000 Québec employees
One of the world's most efficient primary metal producers, Aluminerie Alouette is a joint venture made up of the following five shareholders: Rio Tinto Alcan (40%), Aluminium Austria Metall Québec Inc. (20%), Hydro Aluminium Canada Inc. (Norway, 20%), Marubeni Metals & Minerals Canada Inc. (Japan, 13.33%) and Investissement Québec (6.67%).
Annual production: 575,000 metric tons
(largest aluminium smelter in the Americas)
- Products: remelt ingot