EU28 & EFTA each represent 50% of European primary aluminium production
There are 15 smelters in the EU, located in ten countries: France, Germany, Greece, The Netherlands, Spain, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia.
There are ten smelters in EFTA countries (Norway and Iceland) and one smelter in the United Kingdom.
At a global level, China represents about 56 percent of total production. Europe represents about 7 percent of global production, around half of which comes from within the EU28.