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Press statement: Impact of power outages in Siberia on June 27
28.06.2017

Moscow, 28 June  2017 – UC RUSAL (SEHK: 486, Euronext: RUSAL/RUAL, Moscow Exchange: RUAL/RUALR), a leading global aluminium producer, announces that all production facilities that have been impacted by certain power disruptions in Siberia are operating normally.

The Company has overcome the power disruptions in the 500kV transmission lines in Siberia on June 27, which resulted in the temporary loss of power at RUSAL’s following smelters: Novokuznetsk, Khakass, Sayanogorsk, Bratsk, Irkutsk, Krasnoyarsk. All facilities are now operating normally and any significant breakdowns as a result of this interruption to major technological processes were avoided. The Company is in the process of reviewing the damages associated with this temporary production interruption.


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