The Arab International Aluminium Conference (ARABAL) combines a strategic conference with an international exhibition. It is the premium trade event for the Middle East’s aluminium industry and the only conference attended by every primary smelter in the region.
This will be the 24th edition of ARABAL. The event will be hosted by Egyptalum in Cairo, Egypt from 29th November to 1st December 2022.
Today ARABAL sees the participation of more than 500 top executives who attend its conference, and thousands who visit its exhibition.
Egyptalum (Egyptian Aluminium Company) is the largest aluminium producer in Egypt and one of the largest in Africa having a total annual production of around 320,000 tonnes. Established in 1969, the Egyptalum Aluminium smelter is located at Nag’ a Hammady, some 100 km north from Luxor governorate and is supplied with the electric energy it needs from the Aswan High Dam. Egyptalum smelter has 6 production lines and the company is further studying a new production expansion project, with the consultancy of the US contractor Bechtel for the development of the seventh production line to increase its aluminium output. In a two-stage process, Egyptalum aims to increase its production of primary aluminium by 250,000 tonnes per year using modern technology.