Century Aluminum

Hawesville Restart Yields Four-Percent Rise in Century Aluminum’s Q1 Shipments

Hawesville Restart Yields Four-Percent Rise in Century Aluminum’s Q1 Shipments

American aluminium smelter Century Aluminum released production and financial results for the year’s opening quarter earlier this week. Though production was up in the quarter, wider market forces helped keep financial numbers lower than hoped. In the first quarter Century Aluminum shipped...

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Century Signs Two-Year Power Deal With Santee Cooper To Power Mt. Holly Smelter

American aluminium smelter Century Aluminum announced the signing of a two-year power contract with the South Carolina Public Service Authority (Santee Cooper) for its Goose Creek smelter, assuring its operation through at least the close of 2020. Per the company’s press release, the contract mandates that the Mt. Holly smelter will continue to purchase one […]

Century Inks Alumina Supply Contract With Noranda

In the wake of news that the world’s largest alumina refinery is facing imminent closure, American aluminium smelter Century Aluminum announced a deal with Noranda Alumina for supplies of the aluminium precursor from the company’s Louisiana plant. The companies said in a statement that the agreement covers a term of 2019 through 2024, with delivery […]

Trump Adminstration Aluminium Tariffs Still Leave U.S. Capacity Short: Vedanta Official

The Trump administration’s actions on aluminium tariffs and sanctions on Rusal notwithstanding, the United States aluminium sector continues to be structurally stunted. So said Vedanta’s chief sales and marketing officer Jean-Baptiste Lucas in an interview with Metal Bulletin last week. Lucas continued by noting that the moves have made imports of the metal significantly more […]