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Breakthrough Between U.S. And Canada On Aluminium And Steel Tariffs  Within Sight: Sen. Grassley

Breakthrough Between U.S. And Canada On Aluminium And Steel Tariffs Within Sight: Sen. Grassley

More signs of a breakthrough on Section 232 aluminium and steel tariffs between the United States and Canadian government emerged this week after comments from both governments reflected a renewed commitment to settling the issue in the near future. Republican Senator Chuck...


Rusal To Collaborate With Moscow School Of Management On Business Ethics And Education Project

Russian Federation aluminium titan UC Rusal announced yesterday a partnership with the Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO to launch a large-scale business education and business ethics education project. The project will draw upon the well of practical knowledge cultivated by both institutions, explained Rusal in a press release. Headed by noted business professor and founder […]

Trump Administration Issues Sanctions Against Iran Aluminium Exports

In response to Iran’s announcement that it will ease self-imposed restrictions on its nuclear weapons program, the Trump Administration on Wednesday announced a new round of sanctions on the Persian state that were designed to hamper revenue it derives from exports of aluminium and other industrial metals. Citing a Clinton-era executive order and pointing to […]

ASI Certifies Norsk Hydro Extrusion Plants In Germany And Belgium

The Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) announced last week the certification of Norwegian aluminium firm Norsk Hydro ASA subsidiary Hydro Aluminium Extruded Solutions’s plants at Bellenberg, Germany and Lichtervelde, Belgium to the organization’s ASI Performance Standards. Per the ASI, Hydro’s extrusions and profiles operations at the above plants have been certified against its standards for responsible […]

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 […]