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Sanctions Against Rusal Lead to Cessation of Bauxite Shipments from Guyana

Sanctions Against Rusal Lead to Cessation of Bauxite Shipments from Guyana

The unintended consequences of United States sanctions upon Russian business interests continue, as German shipping group Oldendorff Carriers GmbH & Co. KG. cites U.S. Treasury Department sanctions levied against U.C. Rusal as the reason it has been forced to suspend its business...

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Deripaska, Rusal, and En+ Group Face Sanctions From U.S. Treasury Over Alleged Election Interference

Russian Federation aluminium giant U.C. Rusal is searching for answers in the wake of sanctions levied against it and other Russian interests on Friday by the United States Treasury Department. The world’s second-most-prolific aluminium maker found itself caught up in the latest sanctions against individuals identified by Washington, D.C. as being connected to or otherwise […]

Russian Government Crafting Response to Trump Aluminium Tariffs

The government of the Russian Federation said yesterday that it is in the midst of crafting a response to the lately-enacted blanket 10-percent tariffs upon aluminium imports put into place by United States President Donald Trump. Russia’s Deputy Economic Development Minister Alexei Gruzdev made the announcement in the course of remarks he made to students […]

Russia’s Low-Carbon Aluminium Should Be Granted Exemption from Trump Tariffs: Rusal

Russian Federation aluminium titan U.C. Rusal said on Friday that, as a longstanding supplier to the United States market of environmentally-responsible aluminium, imports from its home country should not be subject to President Donald Trump’s 10-percent tariffs. In comments made to Russian News Agency TASS, a company spokesman pointed to its relationship of almost two […]