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Japan Aluminium Premiums Drop By 33 Percent In Fourth Quarter

Fourth quarter aluminium prices in Japan took a tumble this week, as buyers are reporting a steep drop in premiums ...

Aluminium Bahrain Inks Service Agreement With Mitsubishi For Maintenance Of New Gas Turbine Power Block

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) has signed a Long-Term Service Agreement (LTSA) with Mitsubishi Power, a power solution brand of Mitsubishi ...

AEC Praises ITC’s Renewal Of Antidumping And Countervailing Duties Against China’s Aluminium Extruders

AEC Praises ITC’s Renewal Of Antidumping And Countervailing Duties Against China’s Aluminium Extruders

Trade group American Extruders Council (AEC) lauded the U.S. International Trade Commission’s (ITC) unanimous decision this week to extend protections from subsidized aluminium imports from the People’s Republic of China. The ITC’s decision to extend protections for US aluminium extruders ...

Events

Biden Infrastructure Bill A Big Boon To Aluminium Industry: Norsk Hydro VP Mike Stier

Biden Infrastructure Bill A Big Boon To Aluminium Industry: Norsk Hydro VP Mike Stier

Earlier this month the United States Congress passed into law President Joe Biden’s US$1.2 trillion infrastructure package. The Investing in a New Vision for the Environment and Surface Transportation in America Act (or the INVEST in America Act) will allocate US$550 billion ...

The Net-Zero Shift Starts With Low Carbon Aluminium

2020 was supposed to be “year of climate action”, with the Glasgow COP26 acting as a major milestone for both ...

Aluminium at the LME Week – Key Takeaways

Between October 28 and November 1st, London hosted the traditional London Metals Exchange (LME) Week gathering of analysts, brokers, traders ...

Aluminium Market Oversupplied, Demand Growth Flat

Base metals prices reacted positively to the progress registered in the latest round of US – China trade talks in ...

VIDEOS

Aluminium Bahrain Breaks Ground On New Low-Carbon Power Station

Aluminium Bahrain Breaks Ground On New Low-Carbon Power Station

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C.’s (Alba) chairman attended the First Concrete Pour at the foundation of its new Power Station 5 (PS5) Block 4 Project, which is expected to make a marked positive impact on the aluminium smelter’s greenhouse gas emissions upon ...

Alro Slatina Marks 16th Anniversary With Opening Of New High-Tech Aluminium Extrusion Capacity

Romanian aluminium company Alro SA (Alro Slatina) said this week that its downstream extrusion operation Vimetco Extrusion recently brought online ...

Norsk Hydro To Cut Up To 113k Metric Tons Per Annum In Aluminium Billet At Karmøy And Husnes

Norwegian aluminium producer Norsk Hydro ASA announced a partial curtailment in the production of aluminium billet at Hydro Karmøy and ...

Tomago Aluminium Raises Pace Of Transition To Sustainable Power Production

Australia’s biggest aluminium smelter said last week it is ramping up its push to phase out carbon-emitting production by transitioning ...

Novelis Opens New Aluminium Customer Solution Center In Suburban Detroit

Novelis Opens New Aluminium Customer Solution Center In Suburban Detroit

Atlanta’s rolled aluminium firm Novelis Inc. commissioned its new US$35-million automotive Customer Solution Center (CSC) in suburban Detroit yesterday. The ...

Smith & Wesson Introduces 9mm Pistol With Aluminium Alloy Frame

Smith & Wesson Introduces 9mm Pistol With Aluminium Alloy Frame

A new entrant has come upon the polymer pistol scene, as American small arms manufacturer Smith & Wesson Brands, Inc. ...

Novelis Debuts New Low-Carbon Laminated Aluminium Coating For Beverage Can Ends

Novelis Debuts New Low-Carbon Laminated Aluminium Coating For Beverage Can Ends

Atlanta’s rolled aluminium firm Novelis Inc. announced this week a new colored laminated surface for its aluminium beverage can ends ...

ALCORE Commissions Trio Of New Lab Reactors For Production Of Aluminium Fluoride

ALCORE Commissions Trio Of New Lab Reactors For Production Of Aluminium Fluoride

Australian Bauxite Limited’s (ABx) subsidiary ALCORE Limited announced this week the commissioning of a trio of laboratory reactors at its ...

Novelis Partners With Sortera Alloys And Breakthrough Energy Ventures On AI Aluminium Scrap Sorting Technology

Novelis Partners With Sortera Alloys And Breakthrough Energy Ventures On AI Aluminium Scrap Sorting Technology

Fort Wayne, Indiana’s industrial scrap metal sorting and recycling firm Sortera Alloys, Inc. announced late last week US$10 million in ...

Alro Slatina Marks 16th Anniversary With Opening Of New High-Tech Aluminium Extrusion Capacity

Alro Slatina Marks 16th Anniversary With Opening Of New High-Tech Aluminium Extrusion Capacity

Romanian aluminium company Alro SA (Alro Slatina) said this week that its downstream extrusion operation Vimetco Extrusion recently brought online its new €10 million technologically advanced automated extrusion line at its plant in Romania. The new aluminium extrusion line will add 11 thousand metric tons per annum more of production capacity for value-added and high […] ...