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New Report Provides Optimism for Aluminium Industry Post-Covid

New Report Provides Optimism for Aluminium Industry Post-Covid

A new report by global independent research analysts, CM Group, reveals greater optimism for the aluminium industry post-Covid with global aluminium demand expected to reach 298 million tonnes per year (mtpy) by 2050. The report, An Initial Assessment of the Impact of the Covid–19 Pandemic...

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Rusal Opens New High-Silicone Aluminium Alloy Foundry At Boguchansky

Russian Federation aluminium behemoth U.C. Rusal said yesterday it has commissioned a new foundry complex at its aluminium smelter operation in Boguchansky (BoAZ). The new foundry will produce 120 thousand metric tons of aluminium alloy for the firm. Rusal says the new foundry, which was designed by the Italian firm Properzi, will produce a new […]

Alcoa Begins Process For Layoffs At Spanish Aluminium Smelter

Pittsburgh aluminium pioneer Alcoa Corp said yesterday it has begun the process of laying off the workforce at its aluminium plant in San Ciprián, Spain. According to the firm, it has been in talks with the labor force at the plant since late May. At issue is what Alcoa characterizes as “significant and unsustainable circumstances” […]

ABx Says Operations Back In Action After Coronavirus Shutdown

Australian Bauxite Limited (ABx) advised investors yesterday that operations are back in action in the wake of a stoppage to battle the effects of the recent coronavirus pandemic. Per the firm, mining and screening operations at Bald Hill mine are in full swing, with trucking to port underway. ABx is currently assembling its next shipment […]

Norsk Hydro Says Production Up But Sales Down In April And May Thanks To COVID-19

Noting the unique situation in which the global economy has found itself in recent months, Norwegian aluminium smelter Norsk Hydro ASA updated investors as to production volumes for the past two months, detailing a more or less increase in production but showing a steep decline in sales over the period. Per the firm, production volumes […]