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RusAl Splits Alumina Unit

United Company RusAl split its alumina production unit into east and west divisions, the company said Monday.

Valery Matviyenko, a former Norilsk Nickel deputy chief, will head Alumina Division East, which includes Russia and Ukraine, RusAl said. Yakov Itskov, who has worked at Russneft, will head the west — or international — division, the company said. 


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