Aluminum Corporation of China Limited (CHALCO) was established as a joint stock limited company in the People’s Republic of China on September 10, 2001 by way of promotion by Aluminum Corporation of China (CHINALCO), Guangxi Investment (Group) Co., Ltd. and Guizhou Provincial Materials Development and Investment Corporation. It was listed on the New York Stock Exchange, Inc. and the Hong Kong Stock Exchange on December 11 and 12, 2001, respectively (stock code: Hong Kong: 2600, New York: ACH). CHALCO stock is listed in the Hong Kong Hang Seng Composite Index, FTSE Index and USX China Index. CHALCO is China’s largest alumina and primary aluminum producer and the world’s second largest alumina producer. CHINALCO is the controlling shareholder of the company. China Cinda Asset Management Corporation, China Orient Asset Management Corporation, China Development Bank and China Construction Bank are holders of the domestic shares of the company.
With a registered capital of RMB 11.049 billion, CHALCO owns 10 branches, 1 research institute, and 12 subsidiaries (companies held under it)．The company is rated BBB+ by Standard & Poor's and has passed the accreditation of ISO 9000, ISO 14000 and OHSAS 18001 Standard Implementation.