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EGA Opens First Office in China

EGA Opens First Office in China

Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC opened its first office in the People’s Republic of China on Monday. EGA’s office, which is in Shanghai, oversees the firm’s wholly-owned subsidiary in China, which sources raw materials and other supplies in the country. Over the past...

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Rise in Aluminium Prices Could Prompt Increases in Exports from China

Analysts watching the People’s Republic of China’s aluminium sector predict the summer will see a marked increase in exports from the country, with shipments of semi-formed aluminium to lead the charge. According to experts, the improved manufacturing environment, coupled with the steady drop in aluminium stockpiles around the world, will increase demand. However, many of […]

U.S. Commerce Department Launches Dumping Probe Over Chinese Aluminium Foil

The United States Department of Commerce announced on Tuesday that it has begun a new pair of investigations of aluminium foil imported from suppliers in the People’s Republic of China. The antidumping duty (AD) and countervailing duty (CVD) investigations launched Tuesday are the result of a petition filed earlier this month by the Aluminum Association […]

China’s Alumina Output to Increase by 6.65 MMT in 2017

The People’s Republic of China’s state-run metals consultancy firm Beijing Antaike declared that the country’s alumina capacity would rise by 6.65 million metric tons per annum by the end of this year. Refineries in north, central, and northwest China are expected to lead the charge. Industrial heavyweights Shandong and Henan are forecast to add 2 […]