Heavy rain in Yunnan a boon for smelters amid lower hydro-power costs

The one-week heavy rainfall in Yunnan province, Southwest China, could boost hydropower generation to reduce power costs for local smelters, sources told Fastmarkets.

Heavy rain

Being impacted by cyclonic storm around Bay of Bengal, a heavy rain started to pour in Yunnan province from May 8 and worsened during May 11-15. The rain...


Ruby Liu

Norman Fong

Tina Tong

May 17, 2023

09:40 GMT