Russia

Rusal Announces Strong Earnings for FY 2015, Sees Strong Demand in 2016

Rusal Announces Strong Earnings for FY 2015, Sees Strong Demand in 2016

Russia’s UC Rusal announced its final numbers for the 2015 fiscal year on March 9th. The firm turned in relatively strong earnings, posting a 33 percent increase in adjusted earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization from FY 2014. However, its fourth...

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RUSAL Joins ASI

Russian aluminium producer UC RUSAL announced recently that it has joined the Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI), joining over twenty other aluminium producers and users around the globe in developing global sustainability standards for international application in the aluminium value chain. ASI’s standards are meant to be applicable to both upstream and downstream producers. The standards […]

EU Imposes Anti-Dumping Tariffs on Russian Aluminium Foil

The European Union leveled anti-dumping tariffs on imports of Russian aluminium foil today. The EU’s investigation revealed that the foil was sold at below market prices in Europe according to the EU’s Official Journal. An overall anti-dumping duty of 12.2% will be imposed on all sales of Russian aluminium foil on the continent going forward, […]

RUSAL Gears Up to Run the World’s Most Powerful Reduction Cell

RUSAL, a leading international aluminium producer, has just completed engineering works and the preparation of a testing site, for what may become the world’s most powerful RA-550 reduction cell. This first cell is expected to be commissioned in the third quarter of 2016. It has been estimated that this new cell will have between 50 […]