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China’s Aluminium Demand Struggles As Trade Tensions Rise: CNIA

China’s Aluminium Demand Struggles As Trade Tensions Rise: CNIA

Domestic demand in the People’s Republic of China has suffered of late thanks to continuing blows to consumer confidence due to the ongoing trade tensions between the Middle Kingdom and the United States. Such was the message conveyed by the China Nonferrous...

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Aluminium Firms Offer Solutions in US Commerce Department Hearing on China Dumping

The United States International Trade Commission held its long-awaited hearing over allegations of unfair trade practices by aluminium smelters in the People’s Republic of China and the harm to American smelters such practices have inflicted. Chaired by Democratic Senator Joe Manchin and Republican Senator Shelley Moore Capito, both from West Virginia, the USITC heard from […]

China to Increase Aluminium Consumption by One Fifth over Next Three Years: CNIA

An aluminium industry group in the People’s Republic of China said that the country plans to increase domestic aluminium demand by eighteen percent over the next three years. Increases are expected to come from the use of high-end products in construction and transportation. The China Nonferrous Industry Association said on Tuesday that the Middle Kingdom […]

China’s Shanxi Province Axes All New Aluminium Projects for the Year

The People’s Republic of China’s Shanxi province announced on Wednesday that it is suspending approval of all new ferroalloy, aluminum and steel projects in 2016. The government said that suspending new metals projects is an outgrowth of local air pollution mitigation plans. The provincial government also specified that the moratorium was an effort at reducing […]