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Ripple From Trump Aluminium Tariffs and Rusal Sanctions Continue To Rock Boats Around The Globe

Ripple From Trump Aluminium Tariffs and Rusal Sanctions Continue To Rock Boats Around The Globe

Although a great deal of ink has been slung over the trials and travails of Russia’s U.C. Rusal in recent months, what has been largely overlooked is the pain and suffering experienced by a myriad of other firms around the world due...

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Tariffs and Sanctions Prompt Rusal to Move Stockpiles to Ports in May

Struggling beneath the yoke of aluminium tariffs and the millstone of sanctions imposed by the United States Treasury Department, Russian Federation smelter U.C. Rusal’s exports of aluminium appeared to rise sharply last month. However, according to sources, the movement of aluminium was to ports in an effort at freeing up space around the company’s plants. […]

Russian Lawmaker Counsels Strong Response Against Trump Aluminium Tariffs

A prominent lawmaker in the Russian Federation government is urging a swift and strong response to the economic sanctions levied upon global aluminium imports, just as Canada, Mexico, and the European Union have already promised to do. Vladimir Gutenev, Russia’s First Deputy Chairman of the State Duma’s Committee on Economic Policy, Industry, Innovative Development and […]