Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps Eighth Division Tianshan Aluminum Co., Ltd. (aka New Territories Pump Group)
(XPCC 8th Aluminum / Tianshan)
The XPCC’s Xinjiang Tianshan Aluminum is a vertically integrated aluminum company that was developed as an “aid enterprise in response to the national call to support the Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps,” and is situated in the region in part to “rely on Xinjiang’s superior coal resources.” The company is also known as Xinjie/“New Territories” Pump Group (新界泵业集团股份有限公司) after a 2020 reorganization in advance of an IPO under the New Territories trade name.
(aka New Territories Pump Group) (aka Tianshan Aluminum Group)
See Horizon Advisory, "Base Problem"
In addition to forced labor documentation by Horizon Advisory, corporate documents and state media accounts indicate that Tianshan Aluminum’s carbon anode facility, Nanjiang Carbon New Materials Co., Ltd. (南疆碳素新材料有限公司), has been involved in state-sponsored labor transfers in Aral City, southern XUAR, as recently as March of 2022.The carbon factory supplies anodes to Tianshan’s aluminum smelters in Shihezi.