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British Trade Authority Recommends Import Tariffs Of Up To 29 Percent On Aluminium Extrusions From China

British Trade Authority Recommends Import Tariffs Of Up To 29 Percent On Aluminium Extrusions From China

Imports of extruded aluminium into the United Kingdom may get significantly more expensive for suppliers in the People’s Republic of China in the very near term, as British trade officials are looking into complaints by domestic aluminium extrusion producers that Chinese exporters...

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Constellium Lands Deal With Morf3D To Supply Specialty Additive Manufacturing Aluminium Powder

European value-added aluminium firm Constellium NV announced a partnership this week with California additive manufacturing firm Morf3D, Inc. to provide its proprietary aluminium powder Aheadd CP1. Constellium revealed few details of the agreement, but it did indicate that it would be providing the Nikon Corporation subsidiary its specialty aluminium powder for production of parts for […]

EGA Boosts Amperage To 500kA At Al Taweelah Aluminium Smelter

Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) announced last week that it has started operations at its DX+ Ultra reduction cells at an amperage of 500kA, the highest amperage reached by alumininium smelters in the Middle East to date. Boosting the amperage to 500kA is expected to correspondingly increase production by five percent above its maximum nameplate […]

Dubai Government Inks Deal With Nature Alu For High-Purity Aluminium Plant

The government of Dubai and North American high-purity aluminium producer Nature Alu (NA) have agreed to establish the United Arab Emirates’ first and only high-purity aluminium plant. Dubai’s government, acting under the auspices of Dubal Holding, signed the agreement last week to cooperate with NA on the project, which intends to produce aluminium with a […]

Fire Breaks Out At Gränges Cold Rolling Mill In Poland

Swedish rolled aluminium firm Gränges AB announced yesterday that a fire broke out in its cold rolling mill production facility currently under construction in Konin, Poland. Per the firm, a portion of the equipment on site was damaged, but there were no injuries to any of the people on site. The production equipment had yet […]