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Alcoa (NYSE: AA) is a world-leading producer of bauxite, alumina and aluminium products. Its vision is to reinvent the aluminium industry for a sustainable future. Through a values-based approach, our raison d'être is to turn potential into real progress. Since developing the process that made aluminium an affordable and vital part of modern life, our talented employees have developed groundbreaking innovations and best practices that have led to greater efficiency, safety, sustainability and stronger communities wherever we operate.

Alcoa plays a vital socio-economic role in Canada. Its activities are concentrated in Quebec, where it has smelters in Baie-Comeau, Bécancour (ABI) and Deschambault, the Canadian head office in Montreal, and the World Centre of Excellence for aluminium smelters, which promotes Quebec know-how on a global scale.

In Quebec, Alcoa provides nearly 2,500 direct jobs and relies on more than 1,200 local suppliers.

Alcoa contributes to the well-being of the communities in which it operates through its donations, community actions, employee volunteerism and the Alcoa Funds for Sustainable Communities.



Baie-Comeau smelter

Annual capacity of production: 312,000 tonnes
Products: lamination plates



Bécancour smelter

Annual capacity of production: 462,000 tonnes
Products: lingot T-bars, plates, billets



Deschambault smelter

Annual capacity of production: 287,000 tonnes
Products: ingot T-bars