Almatis announced a major expansion of its specialty alumina plant in Falta, India, with the planned installation of a tabular alumina converter. Since initiating production in India in 1995, Almatis has built a leading position in supplying India’s rapidly growing refractory and ceramic markets. Once completed, the expanded facility will competitively serve Indian demand with a fully integrated local presence. With the expansion, all Almatis global environmental and quality management systems will be in place to ensure high-quality products and reliable delivery.