EGA is one of the world’s top five primary aluminium producers, with a global market share of 4% and 90% of its total output exported to countries all over the world.

Development of a new, N-5 graphite electrode grade (graphitized, additionally tar impregnated and calcined following graphitization) by the Novosibirsk Electrode Plant, Russia.

In 2017 CJSC «EPM-NovEP» developed the production process, tested various production modes for and ran laboratory tests on the new cathodes, with the results confirmed by the independent R&D Carbon Laboratory. The shipment of a trial lot to a customer has been agreed for 2018.