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Alro Slatina

Company nameAlro SA, Slatina
Company typePublic company (Ticker: ALR on BVB:)
HeadquartersSlatina, Romania
Key peopleGheorghe Dobra, CEO
ProductsAluminium products, Aluminium alloys
RevenueUS$833 million (2007)
Employees4,300 (2007)

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Alro SA (BVB - ALR), established in 1963, is one of the biggest aluminium companies in Romania and in Europe. It started operation in 1965. Alro's primary aluminium facilities are located in Slatina and currently comprise a smelter and processing facilities, including a cast house, hot and cold rolling mills and an extrusion shop.

In 2007 the output of primary aluminium reached 283,000 tonnes thus making Alro the largest aluminium producer in Eastern Europe excluding CIS countries.

More than 80% of Alro output is sold on the international market. Alro's products are sold throughout the European Union, in Italy, Greece, Austria and Hungary, as well as Turkey, the Balkan countries and the United States. Alro is a metal brand registered on the London Metal Exchange.

Alro is also the largest electric-power consumer in Romania, accounting for 8% of the national electric-power consumption.

Alro (ALR) is listed on the Bucharest Stock Exchange and has a market capitalisation of around US$2 billion.

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