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Aluminium Stewardship Initiative Certifies China’s Xiamen Xiashun Aluminium Foil Against ASI Chain Of Custody Standard

Aluminium Stewardship Initiative Certifies China’s Xiamen Xiashun Aluminium Foil Against ASI Chain Of Custody Standard

The Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) announced the certification of Xiamen Xiashun Aluminium Foil Co., Ltd. against the ASI Chain of Custody standard earlier this week, making the firm the first of ASI’s China-based members to market ASI Aluminium. Xiamen Xiashun operates four...

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Archer Announces High-Purity Alumina Exploration Target In South Australia

Australian mineral exploration firm Archer Exploration Limited announced yesterday its maiden exploration target for its South Australia undertaking, the Eyre Peninsula High Purity Alumina (EPHPA) Project. Archer’s review of historical drill results in the area, which is about 90 miles southeast of Andromeda Metals’ Poochera Project, showed a kaolin exploration target of between 55 million […]

Aluminium Price Rise in East China Stymies Spot Market Trades

A sudden rise in aluminium futures prices led to sellers’ reluctance to offload cargoes, slowing spot trades in East China on Monday. According to reporting by SMM, the Shanghai Futures Exchange saw the front-month September contract rise on Monday, gaining back ground lost on Friday evening. Spot trades fell in a range between CNY14,270 and […]

India’s Automotive Component Manufacturers Going All-In On Aluminium Forging

In a bid to position themselves to take advantage of the ever-tightening emission regulations and the rise of electric vehicles, several of India’s top automotive component manufacturing firms are investing in in-house aluminium forging. Several industry leaders and experts went on record in a report published by domestic media late last week regarding their increasing […]