GCC hosts key primary Aluminium producers with more than 6 million MT per annum representing about 10% of the Total World Production. A key economic driver for the Gulf region, Alba was the first Aluminium smelter established in the Gulf back in 1971 with Aluminium exports representing more than 50% of non-oil exports in Bahrain.

Forbes Middle East in partnership with Aluminium Bahrain BSC (ALBA) will bring together industry leaders who will discuss the recent developments in the Aluminium industry leading to the region’s economic diversification and the obstacles they had to overcome. Join us to understand how GCC Aluminium smelters are reaching their ESG goals and how Aluminium is revolutionizing the real estate and construction sectors.


Adel Abubakar

Chief Marketing Officer

Emirates Global Aluminium

Agnello Borim

Chief Operating Officer

Sohar Aluminium

Ali Al Baqali

Chief Executive Officer

Aluminium Bahrain

Ali Mohsen

Executive Manager

Quality Control and PP&C

Ramia Farrage

Senior Presenter / Producer

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