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India’s Commerce Ministry Seeks Increase In Aluminium Import Duties

India’s Commerce Ministry Seeks Increase In Aluminium Import Duties

In a bid to stem the rising tide of imported scrap and primary aluminium, India’s Commerce Ministry is lobbying to have an increase in import duties for the same included in the next national budget. The Indian aluminium sector has long called...


India’s Aluminium Industry Petitions Government for Increase in Import Duties

Representatives of India’s aluminium industry urged the Indian government to protect domestic producers by raising import duties on both primary and scrap aluminium entering the country. Earlier this week the Aluminium Association of India submitted a pre-Budget memorandum to the Indian government seeking increases on import duties for scrap aluminium from 2.5 percent to 10 […]

India Imposes Anti-Dumping Duty on Aftermarket Aluminium Radiators from China

The government of India is implementing definitive anti-dumping duties upon aluminium radiators and components imported from the People’s Republic of China. The announcement of same was made late last week by the Directorate General of Anti-Dumping and Allied Duties (DGAD). The order states that aftermarket radiators and components imported from their northern neighbor have been […]

India needs to expand its secondary aluminium production to tap into global markets

In the worldwide aluminium business, the focus is increasingly shifting to downstream activities. The processing of primary aluminium in secondary smelters for value addition churns out useful, semi-finished products like rolled extrusions, fabrications and also finished items that find applications in automobile & transportation, construction, packaging, power and consumer products industries. In terms of supply […]