European aluminium industry

Russia Warns That Transitioning To Renewables Too Quickly May Spike Aluminium Prices

Russia Warns That Transitioning To Renewables Too Quickly May Spike Aluminium Prices

The Russian Federation is amenable to switching its power sources to renewables, but any such transition will be gradual so as not to spike power prices and, by extension, the industries that rely upon them heavily, including aluminium smelting. Such was the...

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European Aluminium Urges Regulators To Act Decisively Against Chinese Importers

Trade group European Aluminium Association said this week that the European government intends on imposing import duties on aluminium shipped in from the People鈥檚 Republic of China next month, but will ultimately suspend those import duties for nine months. The European Commission鈥檚 investigation into Chinese aluminium imports determined that the Middle Kingdom flooded the continent鈥檚 […]

European Commission Launches Anti-Dumping Investigation Into Chinese Flat-Rolled Aluminium

The European Union announced last week the commencement of an anti-dumping investigation on imports from Chinese producers of flat-rolled aluminium products. Per the European Commission, the industry provided enough evidence of the harm to supplies of raw materials in the Union the underpriced imports of flat-rolled aluminium from China has wrought. The formal complaint to […]

Europe鈥檚 Downstream Aluminium Sector Calls For End To Import Tariffs On Raw Aluminium

European downstream trade group Federation of Aluminium Consumers in Europe (FACE) called upon Europe鈥檚 governments to end import tariffs on primary and unwrought aluminium, pointing to a study commissioned by the group that found such import tariffs have cost Europe鈥檚 downstream aluminium sector up to 鈧18 billion since the year 2000. According to FACE, Europe鈥檚 […]

EU Set to Take Trump Aluminium Tariffs to the WTO: European Aluminium

According to Europe鈥檚 leading aluminium trade group, the continent鈥檚 political and economic union is poised to take action against the United States over the Trump administration鈥檚 blanket 10-percent tariffs on aluminium. In an email to Reuters earlier this week, European Aluminium revealed that the European Union is racing to begin countermeasures against the lately-enacted aluminium […]