Alcoa Australia Rolled Products permanently closed its Point Henry and Yennora rolling mills in December 2014.

In February 2014 Alcoa announced it would permanently close its Point Henry and Yennora facilities. The two rolling mills served the domestic and Asian can sheet markets which have been impacted by excess capacity.

An Alcoa team has commenced decommissioning the Point Henry smelter and environmental assessments are being undertaken at both Point Henry and Yennora with the goal to determine how best to return the sites to productive use.

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