Aluminium Bahrain (Alba)

    Ownership
    69.38%

    Sector
    Industrial Manufacturing

    Aluminium Bahrain (Alba) – one of the world’s leading aluminium smelters – is renowned for its premium grade aluminium products, technological strength and innovative policies, strict environmental guidelines and high track record for safety.

    Established in 1971 as a 120,000 tonnes per annum smelter, Alba today produces more than 1 million metric tonnes per annum of the highest grade aluminium products including standard and T-ingots, extrusion billets, rolling slab, properzi ingots and molten aluminium. Around 34% of its output is supplied to Bahrain’s downstream aluminium industry, with the remainder exported to regional and international customers in the Middle East, Europe, Far East, South East Asia, Africa and the Americas.

    Today, over 2,700 people contribute to Alba’s operations, of whom 84% are Bahrainis.

    Alba is listed on both the Bahrain Bourse and the London Stock Exchange and the company’s shareholders are Mumtalakat (69.38%), SABIC Investment Company (20.62%) and the general public (10%).