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U.S. Government Extends Rusal Sanction Reprieve To Early January

U.S. Government Extends Rusal Sanction Reprieve To Early January

The Trump administration announced on Friday another month-long extension of a reprieve from sanctions for En+ Group, Rusal, and GAZ, noting the progress founder Oleg Deripaska is making toward divesting his interests in the firms. Per a press release from the U.S....

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U.S. Treasury Department Delays Deadline For Ceasing Business With Rusal To November 12

Struggling Russian Federation aluminium giant U.C. Rusal received a temporary reprieve from the United States Treasury Department late last week in the form of an extension of the deadline for ending third-party transactions. According to a press release issued by the Treasury Department, the new deadline for customers to end commercial transactions with Rusal is […]

Minor Loosening Of U.S. Sanctions On Rusal May Have Major Repercussions

A minor adjustment to the sanctions imposed upon Russian aluminium giant U.C. Rusal by the Trump administration may portend potentially major changes in the measure that has hobbled the firm and sent a tsunami of chaos and uncertainty throughout the global aluminium trade. On Friday the United States Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Asset Control […]

U.S. Sanctions May Mean A Lonely Mating Season For Rusal

The yearly highlight of the global aluminium industry is set to begin on Wednesday in Berlin: Metal Bulletin’s 33rd International Aluminium Conference. The three-day meeting is typically considered the ground for the so-called “mating season,” that time of the year when deals are struck between aluminium suppliers and their buyers for what sales of aluminium above […]