Asia

EGA And ITOCHU Extend Cooperation On Specialty Aluminium Projects

EGA And ITOCHU Extend Cooperation On Specialty Aluminium Projects

Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) signed an agreement with ITOCHU Corporation of Japan last week to explore collaboration on joint projects in the United Arab Emirates that will help the country further the aims of its Operation 300bn domestic industrial growth strategy....

Events

Novelis Breaks Ground On US$50MM Aluminium Recycling Center In South Korea

Atlanta’s rolled aluminium firm Novelis Inc. began construction on a new US$50 million recycling center in the Republic of Korea (South Korea) this week. The groundbreaking at the construction site in Ulsan was attended by several officials from local government jurisdictions as well as representatives from Novelis. The recycling plant, which is being built by […]

Aluminium Bahrain Heads Meet Bechtel Brass To Discuss Proposed Line 7 Project

The head of Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) met with his peer at Bechtel last week to discuss a wide range of projects of mutual benefit to their firms. Meeting at Bahrain’s Ritz Carlton during the Gulf Aluminium Council Dinner was Alba chair Salman Al Khalifa; Alba’s CEO Ali Al Baqali; Bechtel president of Mining & […]

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 […]