aluminium extruded products

Bump in Shipments and Robust Aluminium Demand Buoy Constellium’s Q1 Numbers

Bump in Shipments and Robust Aluminium Demand Buoy Constellium’s Q1 Numbers

Dutch aluminium extruder Constellium N.V. reported financial results for the first quarter of 2017 yesterday. Increased shipments, solid demand, and cost-saving changes to its pension plan helped the company turn in generally strong numbers in the quarter. The firm shipped 375 thousand...

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Dajcor Aluminum Plans C$10 MM Expansion

Ontario’s Dajcor Aluminum Ltd. is planning a C$10 million expansion to its plant in Chatham. The expansion is expected to lead to the addition of 35 new positions at the plant. The firm is receiving governmental aid in the form of a C$1 million from the province’s Southwestern Ontario Development Fund. According to Dajcor, the […]

US Government Continues Anti-Dumping Duties Against China

The United States government is expected to maintain an anti-dumping and anti-subsidy order on aluminium extrusions from the People’s Republic of China, according to a Chinese government website. The “China Trade Remedy Information” website, which is operated by China’s Ministry of Commerce, posted an article Tuesday afternoon (Beijing time) indicating that the US Department of […]

South African Firm Hulamin Reports Strong Performance for First Half of 2016

South African rolled and extruded aluminium producer Hulamin released unaudited half-year results for 2016 on Monday, turning in strong numbers for the period. Although the company described market conditions as soft, Hulamin fell just short of doubling the previous year’s entire profits, posting a US$10.57 million result for the first half of this year compared […]

Aleris Lands Long-Term Supplies Contract with Airbus

Cleveland rolled and extruded aluminium firm Aleris announced yesterday that it has secured a long-term supply contract with French aerospace firm Airbus SAS. According to the press release, the multi-year contract will have Aleris supplying Airbus aluminium plate and sheet (including advance wing-skin material) for use on the entirety of Airbus’ offerings, beginning in 2017. […]