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Aluminium Stewardship Initiative Certifies RONAL GROUP Under Sustainable Performance Standard

Aluminium Stewardship Initiative Certifies RONAL GROUP Under Sustainable Performance Standard

The Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) this week certified RONAL GROUP facilities RONAL POLSKA Sp. z o.o. in Wałbrzych, Poland and RONAL AG Headquarters in Härkingen, Switzerland under its Performance Standard V2 (2017) with Material Stewardship focus. Founded in 1969, RONAL GROUP is...

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Novelis Teams Up With Smart Press Shop For Automotive Closed-Loop Aluminium Recycling System

Atlanta’s rolled aluminium firm Novelis Inc. announced this week that it has begun operations of a closed-loop-recycling partnership with German firm Smart Press Shop (SPS), which is a joint venture between Schuler Group and Porsche AG. The new closed-loop-recycling circuit will begin at Novelis’ plant in Nachterstedt, Germany, where aluminium flat rolled products are produced […]

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 came in the five-year sunset review of the protections it enacted in 2017. ITC’s reviews […]

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 asked for and received in recent days. According to unidentified sources who spoke to Reuters this week, Japanese aluminium buyers have struck deals with at least two major producers to take delivery of primary aluminium […]