Aluminium extrusion

Dajcor To Establish US$19.6 Million Aluminium Extrusion Operation In SE Kentucky

Dajcor To Establish US$19.6 Million Aluminium Extrusion Operation In SE Kentucky

Kentucky’s Governor Matt Bevin announced plans by Ontario’s Dajcor Aluminum Ltd on Friday to construct a new, US$19.6 million plant in the southeastern reaches of the state. Per local media, Dajcor’s new plant will be located in Coalfields Industrial Park in Perry...


Sapa to Restart Aluminium Extrusion Plant in Wales

Norway’s Sapa AS announced yesterday that it is reopening its once-shuttered aluminium extrusion plant in Bedwas, southern Wales. Closed since 2014, the Bedwas plant will be retooled and utilized for the manufacture of lightweight aluminium body structures. Citing a growing need for lightweight automotive components, Sapa plans to invest £9.6 million (US$12.97 million) in the […]

Zhongwang Acquires German Alumnium Extrusion Firm ALUnna

The world’s second largest aluminium extrusion firm China Zhongwang Holdings Ltd announced yesterday that it now holds a controlling interest in German aluminium extrusion firm Aluminiumwerk Unna AG (ALUnna). Although no price for the purchase was given, the deal gives wholly owned German subsidiary Zhongwang Aluminium Deutschland GmbH a 99.72-percent equity interest in ALUnna. According […]

Australia Passes on Imposing Countervailing Duty on Aluminium Extrusions from Vietnam

The Australian government has chosen not to impose a countervailing duty on aluminium extrusions shipped from Vietnam according to an announcement made by the Viet Nam Competition Authority (VCA) on Tuesday. According to the VCA, the Australia Anti-Dumping Commission (ADC) made the determination after a brief investigation into allegations of dumping leveled at Malaysian and […]

Bonnell Aluminium Acquires Extruded Aluminium Firm Futura Industries

Georgia’s Bonnell Aluminum announced yesterday the purchase of extruded aluminium manufacturing firm Futura Industries by its parent company Tredegar Corporation. Tredegar will become the 100% owner of Futura within the month, the firm disclosed, becoming an operating division of Bonnell Aluminum. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. “Following our successful acquisition of AACOA […]

Australia to Impose Significant Anti-Dumping Duties on Extruded Aluminium from Vietnam, Malaysia

A notice issued by the Vietnam Competition Authority last week indicates that Australia is preparing to impose significant anti-dumping duties upon aluminium extrusions imported from both Vietnam and Malaysia. According to the notice, the Australian Anti-Dumping Commission will soon add duties ranging between 8.5% and 34.2% on extruded aluminium products, which would be well above […]