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Guangdong Aluminium Smelters Send Workers On Spring Festival Holiday Early Due To Tepid Demand

Guangdong Aluminium Smelters Send Workers On Spring Festival Holiday Early Due To Tepid Demand

Several aluminium smelters in Guangdong, China are closing down earlier than usual for the Spring Festival holiday this year, while others are revising output goals downward for the current year, as domestic demand for aluminium in recent weeks has been weaker than...

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ASI Certifies Guangyuan Linfeng Aluminum Smelting Facilities In Sichuan, China

The Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) announced last week the certification of Guangyuan Linfeng Aluminum & Electricity Co., LTD, under the ASI Performance Standard V2 (2017) Certification for its aluminium facilities at the Yuanjiaba Industrial Park, Guangyuan Economic and Technological Development Zone, Sichuan, China. Guangyuan Linfeng’s operations at Yuanjiaba are powered primarily via hydropower. The aluminium […]

Brazil To Enact Import Duties On Aluminium Sheet Imports From China

The Brazilian government has become the next jurisdiction to impose trade sanctions on imports of aluminium from sellers in the People’s Republic of China. According to an announcement from China’s Ministry of Commerce late last week, the Brazilian government will begin to impose countervailing duties at the end of March on aluminium sheet products exported […]