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Alcoa, USW Agree To Continue Under Prior Agreement As Negotiations On New Accord Continue

American aluminium pioneer Alcoa Corporation said Thursday it has reached an agreemet with United Steelworkers to continue working under the ...

One Of Two Production Embargoes Against Alunorte Lifted By Brazilian Federal Court

A Brazilian court rescinded a production embargo on operations related to a civil lawsuit at Alumina do Norte do Brasil ...

Gränges Purchases Utilities Infrastructure At Finspång From Jernbro For SEK93 Million

Gränges Purchases Utilities Infrastructure At Finspång From Jernbro For SEK93 Million

Swedish rolled aluminium firm Gränges AB announced on Friday the acquisition of the entirety of the utilities infrastructure at its plant in Finspång from industrial services provider Jernbro for SEK93 million (US$9.65 million). Per the firm, the buy-out of Finspång’s ...

Events

Aluminium Prices in Q2: A Market Analysis

Aluminium Prices in Q2: A Market Analysis

Base metals prices tumbled in the last week of April and at the start of May, with the aluminium price falling to US$ 1765/t on May 10 (cash LME, US$ 1800.5/t 3-month), the lowest since January 2017. While there is no one ...

Research and Investment Hail Changing Tides for Montenegro’s KAP

On April 25, Montenegro’s Uniprom D.O.O. (owners of Kombinat Aluminijuma Podgorica, KAP) started construction works on a €15 million aluminium ...

Aluminium Industry Riding To Higher Demand In Electric Vehicles

This is an exciting time indeed for aluminium consumption, with demand for this highly versatile metal continuing to rise to ...

Alumina Market Update: Surplus Of Alumina, Lower Prices Expected In 2019

2018 was a turbulent year for both the alumina market and the price, signified by the fact that spot price ...

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Sanctions And Weak Aluminium Prices At LME Weigh Down Rusal’s Q1 Results

Sanctions And Weak Aluminium Prices At LME Weigh Down Rusal’s Q1 Results

Russian Federation aluminium titan U.C. Rusal released results for the first quarter 2019 yesterday. Though United States sanctions were lifted in January, the lingering effects combined with a drop in aluminium prices at the London Metal Exchange to take a ...

ASI Certifies China’s Aluminium Foil Producer SNTO

The Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) announced on Monday the certification of China’s aluminium foil producer Suntown Technology Group Corporation Limited ...

Aluminium Industry Organization Says Trump Administration Metals Sanctions Won’t Slow Iran’s Exports To Neighbors

Sanctions laid upon Iran’s aluminium and steel sector will not interrupt exports from the country’s producers to its neighbors. Such ...

Rusal To Collaborate With Moscow School Of Management On Business Ethics And Education Project

Russian Federation aluminium titan UC Rusal announced yesterday a partnership with the Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO to launch a ...

Planned Braidy Aluminium Rolling Mill Enters Collaboration Agreement With BMW

Planned Braidy Aluminium Rolling Mill Enters Collaboration Agreement With BMW

Braidy Industries’ planned US$1.7-billion aluminium rolling mill will include a collaboration with BMW AG to qualify and supply 5xxx and ...

Novelis Develops New Aluminium Sheet Battery Enclosure Tailored For Electric Vehicles

Novelis Develops New Aluminium Sheet Battery Enclosure Tailored For Electric Vehicles

Atlanta’s rolled and recycled aluminium firm Novelis Inc. announced yesterday the development of a new and improved type of aluminium ...

Aluminium Industry Riding To Higher Demand In Electric Vehicles

Aluminium Industry Riding To Higher Demand In Electric Vehicles

This is an exciting time indeed for aluminium consumption, with demand for this highly versatile metal continuing to rise to ...

Aluminum Association Issues World’s First Material Designation System For 3D Printing

Aluminum Association Issues World’s First Material Designation System For 3D Printing

The Aluminum Association announced yesterday a new material registration record describing standards for aluminium powder utilized in additive manufacturing. The ...

Jaguar Land Rover Launches New Aluminium Recycling Initiative

Jaguar Land Rover Launches New Aluminium Recycling Initiative

British multinational automaker Jaguar Land Rover Limited announced the next step in its aluminium closed-loop program will be a new ...

Norsk Hydro Announces NOK150 Million Investment In Advanced Automotive Aluminium Production Equipment At Husnes Plant

Norsk Hydro Announces NOK150 Million Investment In Advanced Automotive Aluminium Production Equipment At Husnes Plant

Norwegian aluminium producer Norsk Hydro ASA announced yesterday the planned upgrade of equipment at Hydro Husnes that will allow it to offer advanced aluminium products to automotive manufacturing customers. Hydro says the NOK150 million (US$17.6 million) investment will consist largely of the installation of Low Pressure Casting (LPC) equipment that will produce improved aluminium material […] ...

Ball Corporation Inks Twin Deals To Move North American Operations To 100 Percent Renewable Energy

Ball Corporation Inks Twin Deals To Move North American Operations To 100 Percent Renewable Energy

In a bid to transition to utilizing exclusively renewable energy, Colorado’s Ball Corporation announced late last month that it executed a pair of virtual power purchase agreements for 388 megawatts of new renewable energy. The agreements, of which one is ...

Jaguar Land Rover Launches New Aluminium Recycling Initiative

British multinational automaker Jaguar Land Rover Limited announced the next step in its aluminium closed-loop program will be a new ...

Nespresso Calls Upon Competitors To Join In Aluminium Coffee Capsule Recycling Plan

Swiss coffee company Nestlé Nespresso S.A. called upon its competitors in the portioned-coffee market to team up with it in ...

SIG’s Aseptic Aluminium Cartons Certified By ASI

Swiss food and beverage packaging firm SIG Combibloc Group AG announced last week that it has become the world’s first ...