BUSINESS BRIEFS

Slovalco to increase investment

ŽIAR nad Hronom-based aluminium producer Slovalco is to receive a €68 million investment to increase production by a quarter. The money will purchase 54 new furnaces for the plant.

The main shareholders in the company are Norwegian Hydroaluminia and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development.

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