BRIEF-Norsk Hydro extends planned maintenance at quarry in Brazil

miércoles 18 de marzo de 2015 03:11 GYT

March 18 (Reuters) - Norsk Hydro :

* Says extends maintenance at Paragominas in Para, Brazil, to last until the second half of April from a previous plan to start by the second half of March

* Paragominas normally operates with two ball mills, and with one ball mill out for maintenance, production at Paragominas is now running at 50 percent of capacity

* Paragominas has a nameplate capacity of 9.9 million tonnes

* Production at Hydro's Alunorte alumina refinery unaffected Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Reporting By Stine Jacobsen)