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China to Increase Aluminium Consumption by One Fifth over Next Three Years: CNIA

China to Increase Aluminium Consumption by One Fifth over Next Three Years: CNIA

An aluminium industry group in the People’s Republic of China said that the country plans to increase domestic aluminium demand by eighteen percent over the next three years. Increases are expected to come from the use of high-end products in construction and...

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China Hongqiao Misses Revenue Expectations for First Half of 2016

Results for Chinese aluminium giant China Hongqiao Group Ltd were lower than expected for the first half of 2016. The firm, still the world’s largest producer of aluminium, reported earnings for the period on Friday. At the end of the first half of 2016 the firm’s aggregate designated aluminium production capacity topped out at 5.9 […]

US Government Continues Anti-Dumping Duties Against China

The United States government is expected to maintain an anti-dumping and anti-subsidy order on aluminium extrusions from the People’s Republic of China, according to a Chinese government website. The “China Trade Remedy Information” website, which is operated by China’s Ministry of Commerce, posted an article Tuesday afternoon (Beijing time) indicating that the US Department of […]

Chinese Fake Semis Fleeing Mexico for Vietnam

According to reports obtained by Aluminium Insider, a significant flow of fake semis has been emanating over the past several weeks from Mexico to Vietnam. The re-melted aluminium billet is likely to reenter the Asian market now that the United States market is closed to Chinese aluminium as a result of anti-dumping measures. Recent reports show […]