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The case of Mr Light Finger

If aluminium was not so important to Rio Tinto, South32, Alcoa and a number of other big mining companies, it might be possible to laugh at what seems to be a ridiculous attempt by a Chinese billionaire to ‘game’ the global market in the lightweight metal.

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Some 1Mt was said to be stockpiled just south of the US border: that's a lot of beer cans

But, what Liu Zhongtian is reported to have tried is a heavyweight endeavour to profit from China’s aluminium glut by finding a backdoor entry into the US market, bypassing government controls on

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