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Altech Inks Construction Contract For Its Specialty Battery Anode Plant In Germany

Altech Inks Construction Contract For Its Specialty Battery Anode Plant In Germany

Australian innovator Altech Chemicals Ltd. said that it has signed a final construction contract for the anode pilot plant in Schwarze Pump in Saxony, Germany with the domestic engineering firm of Küttner GmbH & Co. KG (Küttner). Altech says Küttner already has...

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Altech Receives State Invitation To Locate Next High-Purity Alumina Plant In Saxony

Australian innovator Altech Chemicals Ltd. said yesterday it has been invited by the government of the German state of Saxony to locate its second high-purity alumina (HPA) plant within its borders. In a press release, Altech says the state government offered the Schwarze Pumpe industrial area northeast of Dresden as a potential new location, noting […]

No Guarantees on Extending Trump Aluminium Tariff Reprieves: Commerce Sec’y Ross

With the exception deadline looming, Trump administration officials say reprieves granted certain countries to the blanket 10-percent tariffs enacted earlier this month may not all be extended. In comments made to Bloomberg on Saturday, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross demurred when asked to specify precisely which countries would continue to enjoy their exceptions, saying that an […]

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, […]