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Egypt Imposes Anti-Dumping Duties On Imports Of Certain Aluminium Products

Egypt Imposes Anti-Dumping Duties On Imports Of Certain Aluminium Products

The Egyptian government this week announced anti-dumping measures against imported aluminium products for the next three years. According to domestic media, the government will impose anti-dumping measures on molds, cylinders, and wire starting this week. The sanctions would be set at 16.5...

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GM Testing Out New Tech For Aluminium-Based EV Batteries

American automaker General Motors Co said last week that it is testing out a variety of new technologies to cut costs of electric vehicles, including increasing the use of aluminium and aluminium alloys. While speaking to an investor conference on Wednesday, GM President Mark Reuss said the firm continues to explore various technology solutions for […]

Alba Achieves ISO Certification For Its Business Continuity Planning

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) announced this week that it has been certified by the International Organization for Standardization under the ISO 22301:2012 certification for Business Continuity Management System (BCMS). Alba notes that the certification is a recognition of its ability to conduct business in the face of disruption in addition to holding to best practices […]

Metso Outotec Completes Sale Of Aluminium Business To REEL International

Finnish mining operations and technology firm Metso Outotec announced the completion of the sale of its aluminium business to French firm REEL International SAS this week. Metso initially announced the sale toward the end of December last year. The sale included transfer of the green anode plants, anode rodshops, and casthouses used in aluminium smelters […]

Novelis Pledges To Achieve Carbon Neutrality By 2050

Atlanta’s rolled aluminium firm Novelis announced earlier this week its intention to become a net carbon-neutral company by mid-century and to reduce its carbon footprint by 30 percent over the next five years. The firm said in a press release that it also has plans to become a fully circular business, but it did not […]