New Report Provides Optimism for Aluminium Industry Post-Covid

New Report Provides Optimism for Aluminium Industry Post-Covid

A new report by global independent research analysts, CM Group, reveals greater optimism for the aluminium industry post-Covid with global aluminium demand expected to reach 298 million tonnes per year (mtpy) by 2050. The report, An Initial Assessment of the Impact of the Covid–19 Pandemic...


Lightweight Asia 2019 Embraces the Lightweight Age

Under the combined pressures of delivering environmental protection and energy efficiency, the automotive industry is striving to make major breakthroughs in weight reduction and low emissions. This is the backdrop for Lightweight Asia 2019 from 10-12 July in Shanghai, which will provide a platform for companies from around the world to showcase their latest products […]

EU and UK business: No deal Brexit is a no-win outcome that must be avoided

Brussels, 11 March 2019. – With less than 20 days remaining, European businesses are calling for a no deal Brexit to be averted immediately to avoid major disruption of supply chains across all industries and to protect jobs. The undersigned organizations reiterate that a no-deal Brexit will have disastrous consequences for businesses and citizens on […]

LME adopts Fastmarkets MB prices for new cash-settled derivatives

LONDON, March 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The London Metal Exchange (LME) and Fastmarkets have today launched three new cash-settled derivative contracts to provide effective risk management tools for the aluminium, alumina and cobalt markets.The LME will offer these hedging mechanisms settled against the following Fastmarkets MB prices: Cobalt standard-grade, in-warehouse, free market $ per lb in warehouse Alumina […]

Vedanta Limited: H.E. President Cyril Ramaphosa Opens Vedanta’s Gamsberg Mine

MUMBAI, India, March 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — President Cyril Ramaphosa today officially opened Vedanta Zinc International’s (VZI) Gamsberg mine, outside Aggeneys in South Africa’s Northern Cape Province. President Ramaphosa was joined by Minister of Mineral Resources Mr Gwede Mantashe, Northern Cape Premier Mrs Sylvia Lucas, and hosted by Vedanta Chairman Mr Anil Agarwal, Vedanta CEO Mr Srinivasan Venkatakrishnan, and VZI CEO, Deshnee […]

Aluminum Association Hits Record Membership with New Member Companies

Brunswick Corporation, Consolidated Engineering Company, Shapiro Metals and Vesuvius USA Grow the Association’s Membership ARLINGTON, VA — The Aluminum Association announced today the addition of four new member companies – Brunswick Corporation, Consolidated Engineering Company, Shapiro Metals and Vesuvius USA. Brunswick Corporation joins the association as a producer member – a firm that makes or […]