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Canada’s Government To Invest C$10 Million In Expansion Of Alcoa Aluminerie de Deschambault

Canada’s Government To Invest C$10 Million In Expansion Of Alcoa Aluminerie de Deschambault

Following up on a promise to help shield the dominion’s aluminium industry from recent instability, the Canadian government announced a major funding grant for Alcoa’s Deschambault Aluminerie earlier this week. Speaking on behalf of Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development Navdeep...

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Rebound In Prices Propel Alcoa’s Bottom Line Into The Black In The Fourth Quarter

Pittsburgh aluminium pioneer Alcoa Corporation released results for the fourth quarter and full year of 2018 on Wednesday, reporting stronger numbers across both periods thanks to improved prices in both the alumina and aluminium global market. In the year’s final quarter Alcoa reported a net income of US$43 million, reversing losses of US$41 million in […]

Alcoa To Cut Capacity At Aluminerie de Bécancour’s Lone Operating Potline

Citing the continuing impasse in labor negotiations, Pittsburgh aluminium pioneer Alcoa Corporation announced yesterday the immediate curtailment of half the production of the lone potline at Aluminerie de Bécancour Inc. (ABI) smelter in Québec, Canada. The curtailment is but the latest step in a labor dispute that has gone on for over a year. The […]

Alcoa Seeks Tariff Reprieve From Trump Administration For Specialty Aluminium

Iconic American aluminium producer Alcoa Corporation has approached the Trump administration to obtain from relief from the Section 232 aluminium tariffs that were levied upon all imports earlier this year, saying that they are now suffering from the measure enacted specifically for their benefit. The firm filed a quintet of requests for waivers with the […]