Gerd Götz

European Commission Mandates Registration For Aluminium Extrusions Imported From China

European Commission Mandates Registration For Aluminium Extrusions Imported From China

The European Commission announced on Tuesday that aluminium extrusions imported from the People’s Republic of China will immediately be subject to registration by each of its member nations’ customs authority. The move is the next step in the European Commission’s response to...

Trump’s Ten-Percent Aluminium Tariffs Will See Flood of Imports By Summer: European Aluminium’s Götz

European Aluminium’s Director General Gerd Götz told an assemblage of representatives from the continent’s media outlets that the coming 10-percent tariffs on aluminium are likely to be felt by Europe’s countries within three or four months of their enactment. Götz continued at Monday’s Section 232 press conference by saying that aluminium pipelines from Russia and […]

European Aluminium Calls Upon EU for Relief from Trump’s Aluminium Tariff

Europe’s biggest aluminium trade group added its voice to the chorus of condemnation of U.S. President Donald Trump’s 10-percent blanket tariff on imported aluminium earlier this week, petitioning the European Union and its member states to act in defense of the continent’s aluminium sector. In an epistle penned by European Aluminium’s Director General Gerd Götz, […]

European Aluminium Lobbies G20 for Global Forum on Aluminium Capacity

Trade advocacy group European Aluminium is urging the G20 to establish a worldwide forum regarding excess aluminium capacity when it holds its annual summit in Hamburg next week. EA made the appeal on Thursday, asking the group to put into place a forum where transparent data and monitoring tools would be available to counter supply […]

Europe’s Aluminium Industry May Back EU Action Against China’s Subsidies: Gerd Götz

The head of Europe’s leading aluminium trade organization said last week that his group may support Brussels if the European Union initiates a complaint against the People’s Republic of China over aluminium subsidies at the World Trade Organization. Gerd Götz, director general of European Aluminium were prompted by the complaint filed by the United States […]