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Constellium’s Bowling Green Rolled Aluminium Plant Recognized As Environmental Steward By TVA

Constellium’s Bowling Green Rolled Aluminium Plant Recognized As Environmental Steward By TVA

Amsterdam rolled and extruded aluminium leader Constellium N.V. said yesterday its plant in Bowling Green, Kentucky, has been named an “exemplary environmental steward” by the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA). The plant, which supplies the growing automotive market in North America, boasts a...

Iran’s Aluminium Ingot Output Up By 69 Percent Over Last Seven Months

Aluminium output by producers in Iran has risen significantly since the beginning of the Iranian year, with more expected as newly constructed capacity comes online in the coming months. Since the beginning of the Iranian year on March 20, producers have churned out 247,335 tons of aluminium ingot, up by 69 percent on the year. […]

Novelis May Increase Aluminium Can Sheet Production Should The Demand Arise

Although a shift in production to it is possible, an official from Atlanta’s rolled aluminium firm Novelis said this week that it was not planning to add new aluminium can production capacity in the near future. Senior vice president Roxana Molina spoke to S&P Global Platts on Monday, telling them that they would alter their […]

Chalco To Open Second Line At Huasheng Alumina Refinery

According to a market source claiming knowledge of the matter, Aluminum Corp of China (Chalco) is planning to start a second production line at its Huasheng alumina refinery. Fastmarkets reported on Monday that the refinery at Fangchenggang Port in Guangxi would soon open the new line, which would add another one million metric tons per […]

Arconic Sees Sales Jump By 19 Percent In Third Quarter

Pittsburgh value-added firm Arconic Corporation released results for the third quarter of 2020 last week. Though numbers were down from last year’s totals, the firm gained ground on the second quarter’s totals. In the year’s third quarter Arconic’s sales totaled US$1.4 billion, an increase of 19 percent on the quarter but off by 22 percent […]

Novelis Records Record Production, Financial Results In July To September Quarter

Atlanta’s rolled and recycled aluminium firm Novelis Inc. reported financial results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2021 on Monday. Despite a very difficult global market, the firm managed several record financial highs. During the three months ending September 30 the firm reported a net income from continuing operations of US$144 million, which is […]