Dubal Q2 sales up 5% on Asia, Mideast demand

Dubai Aluminium Co (Dubal) has announced that the sales of the company have witnessed a growth 5 per cent in the second quarter.

The company authorities have attributed the jump in sales to strong demand in Asia and the Middle East.

State-owned Dubal stated in a communiqué that its sales volumes for the second quarter were 275,055 metric tonnes.

In the same period last year, company's sales volumes stood at 261,972 metric tonnes.

The company said in May that it expected sales to fall 20 per cent in the second quarter, among high global inventories.