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Aluminium Stewardship Initiative Certifies Multiple Schüco Production Sites

Aluminium Stewardship Initiative Certifies Multiple Schüco Production Sites

Trade group Aluminium Stewardship Initiative announced last week the certification of Schüco International KG (Schüco) of its sites in Germany, Italy, the United Kingdom, and France under the ASI Chain of Custody Standard V1 (2017). The sites were previously certified under the...

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Norsk Hydro Plans US$15 MM Expansion To Aluminium Remelting Plant In NW Kentucky

Norwegian aluminium producer Norsk Hydro ASA announced a planned US$15 million expansion of its aluminium remelting facility in Henderson, Kentucky last week. Hydro said in a press release that the capital expenditure would allow the plant to produce advanced aluminium alloys intended for the automotive industry. Among the aluminium products to be produced at the […]

Aluminium Stewardship Initiative Certifies Three North American Novelis Plants

Trade group Aluminium Stewardship Initiative certified a trio of Novelis’s North American aluminium plants under its ASI Performance Standard V2 (2017) last week. ASI said in a press release that Novelis production facilities in Georgia, Kentucky, and Ohio join eleven of the company’s plants in Europe and sites in the Republic of Korea (South Korea) […]

Rusal Places First Ever Yuan Bonds In Russia

Aluminium titan U.C. Rusal this week announced the first ever Yuan bond placement in its home country of Russia. Per the firm, the new bond placement enjoyed significant interest, as demand was more than double the amount of bonds on offer. The bonds had a fixed coupon rate of 3.9 percent per annum and a […]