Century Aluminum

Century Aluminum Issues Notice Of Impending Closure Of Mt. Holly Smelter To Plant’s Labor Force

Century Aluminum Issues Notice Of Impending Closure Of Mt. Holly Smelter To Plant’s Labor Force

American aluminium smelter Century Aluminum issued a notice to its employees at the Mt. Holly aluminium smelter that it intends to shut down production at the plant if a suitable power arrangement is not obtained to replace the contract it has with...

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Section 232 Tariffs Necessary To Stem Tide Of “Unprecedented Surge” Of Canadian Aluminium: Century CEO Bless

American aluminium maker Century Aluminum’s president and chief executive officer Michael Bless went on record Thursday in support of United States president Donald Trump’s decision to reinstate Section 232 tariffs on aluminium and steel on imports of the same from Canada. Citing a 95-percent increase in imports of unalloyed primary aluminium from the dominion in […]

Century Aluminum Numbers Down In Third Quarter Due To Weak Prices At LME

American aluminium smelter Century Aluminum Company posted results for the third quarter on Tuesday. Numbers for the quarter were soft largely due to market uncertainty and the resulting weak prices at the London Metal Exchange, according to the firm. In the just-ended quarter Century shipped 198,543 metric tons, off by 2 percent on the quarter […]

Century Beats Revenue Estimates With Q2 Net Loss Of US$16.2 Million

American aluminium smelter Century Aluminum released results for the second quarter of 2019 on Thursday. Though shipments and sales fell in the quarter, the firm’s bottom line began to claw back toward the black thanks to a drop in alumina and power prices. The second quarter saw shipments drop by 1 percent, from 206,451 metric […]

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 206,451 metric tons of aluminium, up 4 percent from last quarter’s total of […]