Rusal’s Aluminium Sales in Asia and Europe Remain Strong in Year’s Opening Half

Rusal’s Aluminium Sales in Asia and Europe Remain Strong in Year’s Opening Half

Russian aluminium major UC Rusal released results for the first half of the year this week. Although the continuing Russian invasion of Ukraine made the half difficult, buyers in Asia and Europe continued to buy primary aluminium from the smelting giant. Revenue...


Envases Group Planning US$100 Million Aluminium Can Plant For Central Texas

Central Texas has been chosen as the site for a Mexican firm’s first greenfield manufacturing plant in the United States, an aluminium can plant that is expected to create over 120 jobs. Envases Group announced last week that that its new plant would be located in Waco and supply aluminum can buyers along the Interstate […]

Norsk Hydro Restarts Hydro Husnes B Line After Standing Idle Over Ten Years

Last week Norwegian aluminium smelter Norsk Hydro ASA resumed aluminium production at its Hydro Husnes B line after standing idle for over a decade. Production restarted on Tuesday at the line, which was shut down in 2009 due to the global financial downturn. Currently the line is running at partial capacity until all of its […]

Chalco Moves 135 Thousand MTPA To Yunnan Aluminium

State-owned aluminium firm Aluminum Corp of China Ltd (Chalco) is moving an additional 135 thousand metric tons per annum of aluminium smelting production to its co-affiliate Yunnan Aluminium, the company announced yesterday. This is but the latest in a mass migration to the area, where hydropower is cheap and abundant. Both Chalco and Yunnan Aluminium […]

International Aluminium 2020

EACH YEAR WE CONNECT MAJOR PRODUCERS AND END-USERS FOR HIGH LEVEL CONTENT, HOURS OF NETWORKING AND DEAL MAKING – THIS YEARS EVENT IS TAKING PLACE 21ST – 23RD SEPTEMBER AND IT’S GOING VIRTUAL! Fastmarkets have created a brochure to help you visualize the event and view everything planned to make this year as important as […]