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Beijing Names 26 New Approved Importers Of Scrap Aluminium

Beijing Names 26 New Approved Importers Of Scrap Aluminium

The government of the People’s Republic of China named a second set of over two dozen overseas aluminium and copper scrap companies on Friday who will now be permitted to import the same to its shores. The China Nonferrous Metals Industry Association...

Events

Four-Month Strike At San Ciprián Aluminium Smelter Ends

The four-month strike at the former Alcoa smelter in Spain ended last week, as the two main labor unions at the site and the site’s management have come to an agreement on plans for the plant’s labor situation. The strike began when Alcoa announced the plant’s closure four months ago. The Workers’ Commissions (CCOO) and […]

Kaiser Aluminum Reports 22 Percent Decline In Net Sales For 2020

California semi-fabricated specialty aluminium producer Kaiser Aluminum released results for the final quarter and full year of 2020 earlier this week. Despite economic challenges presented by the novel coronavirus, the firm returned solid results largely due to robust demand in automotive, defense, and general engineering sectors. For the full year Kaiser reported a net sales […]

Constellium Reports Revenue Drop Of 17 Percent In 2020

European value-added aluminium firm Constellium NV reported results for the final quarter and full year of 2020 earlier this week. The firm’s bottom line struggled last year, but management says the difficulties last year prepared it to be successful this year. For the year’s fourth quarter Constellium shipped 374 thousand metric tons of product, up […]

Rusal America Inks Contract To Supply Almexa With Low-Carbon Aluminium ALLOW

En+ Group announced this week that its subsidiary Rusal America Corporation (RAC) has signed an agreement with Mexico’s aluminium rolled product producer Almexa to deliver 100 thousand metric tons of its low-carbon primary aluminium product ALLOW. The firm said in an emailed press release that their subsidiary had already delivered 4,800 metric tons of ALLOW […]