Reconstruction of Sumgait Aluminium Plant

Sumgait Aluminium Plant

The foundation of aluminium industry of the Republic of Azerbaijan was laid in 1955 with creation of Sumgait aluminiun plant. Sumgait aluminiun plant was the first and largest non-ferrous metallurgy enterprise of Azerbaijan SSR. Its construction began in 1949, and on March, 8th 1955 the first batch of non-ferrous metal– primary aluminium, was acquired.