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Hyundai Names Rusal Its Long-Term Supplier Of Sustainable Aluminium

Hyundai Names Rusal Its Long-Term Supplier Of Sustainable Aluminium

Russian Federation aluminium behemoth UC Rusal announced last week that it has been chosen as Hyundai Sungwoo Holdings Co, Ltd.’s preferred long-term supplier of sustainable primary aluminium and aluminium alloys. Through Hyundai Sungwoo, Rusal will be supplying Hyundai Motors Group, which produces...

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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. […]

EGA Employee Suggestion Box Saves Firm AED60 Million So Far In 2020

Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) said last week that its employee-led continuous improvement initiative has led to AED60 million (US$16.3 million) in savings for the firm for the year to date. The program, which is know as “Tamayaz,” was launched four years ago and has yielded several important safety and efficiency improvements at the plant. […]

COVID-19 Dims Alba’s Third Quarter Numbers

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) announced results for the year’s third quarter and its first nine months yesterday, reporting numbers lower than usual due to the volatile global market that was upended due to the novel coronavirus pandemic. In the year’s third quarter Alba reported a net loss of BD11.6 million (US$31 million), reversing a net […]

Alba Extends Pact With Arabian Gulf University On Employee Training And Education

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) said earlier this week that it has extended its partnership with Arabian Gulf University (AGU) to promote higher education. The Memorandum of Understanding between the two parties continues a multi-year agreement aimed at developing EGA’s human talent via higher education, specially-tailored training programs, and research on business management. Alba’s CEO Ali […]