Emirates Global Aluminium supplies primary aluminium to more than 350 customers in over 60 countries around the world.
Our aluminium supply is underpinned by a comprehensive global logistics operation. We make more than 10,000 shipments per year, in more than 100,000 containers.
Our key markets are Asia, the Middle East and North Africa region, Europe and the Americas. The main industries we serve are construction, automotive, cans and packaging, and electronics.
Over the past four financial years, we have generated $3 billion of net income while serving our customers. Our distribution to shareholders in 2017 was $546 million, an increase of 61 per cent from $340 million in 2016.
EGA’s 2017 adjusted EBITDA margin was industry-leading at 32 per cent, demonstrating the strength of our business model, our technological and structural cost advantages, and a superior product mix.
‘Premium aluminium’ comprised 82 per cent of our 2017 production, the highest proportion of any aluminium company worldwide making us the world’s largest producer of value-added products. This puts EGA at the forefront of the industry in creating additional value from its primary aluminium.
Our smelters are world-class, Tier 1 assets positioned in the first quartile of the cash cost curve.
EGA’s power plants are amongst the most efficient in the Middle East and globally, further reducing operating costs.