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U.S. Commerce Department Assesses Antidumping Duties On Aluminium Wire Producers From China Of Up To 63.47 Percent

U.S. Commerce Department Assesses Antidumping Duties On Aluminium Wire Producers From China Of Up To 63.47 Percent

Acting on a petition by two domestic wire makers, the United States Commerce Department yesterday announced the affirmative preliminary determination in the antidumping duty (AD) investigation on imported aluminium and wire from producers in the People’s Republic of China, noting that Chinese...

Events

Dajcor To Establish US$19.6 Million Aluminium Extrusion Operation In SE Kentucky

Kentucky’s Governor Matt Bevin announced plans by Ontario’s Dajcor Aluminum Ltd on Friday to construct a new, US$19.6 million plant in the southeastern reaches of the state. Per local media, Dajcor’s new plant will be located in Coalfields Industrial Park in Perry County. The plant will employ a workforce of 265 upon full ramp-up, producing […]

Aleris Reports Record Adjusted EBITDA Of US$85 Million In Q1

Cleveland rolled aluminium firm Aleris International, Inc. reported results for the first quarter on Wednesday. Though shipments rose over the first three months, the rise was not enough to keep the bottom line out of the red. In the first quarter the firm shipped 221 thousand metric tons of aluminium product, up on the year […]

Novelis Reports 8-Percent Jump In Sales During FY 2019

Atlanta’s rolled and recycled aluminium firm Novelis Inc. released financial results for the final quarter and full year of fiscal 2019 yesterday. The firm reported some of the strongest financial gains of its history for the fiscal year. In the just-ended quarter Novelis sold US$3.084 billion in product, up slightly on the year from last […]