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India’s Aluminium Trade Groups Again Call Upon Government To Implement Safeguards

India’s Aluminium Trade Groups Again Call Upon Government To Implement Safeguards

With the finer details of next fiscal year’s budget being ironed out, India’s aluminium sector again took up its call to increase import duties on primary, scrap, and downstream aluminium, and rationalization of aluminium production input costs. The Federation of Indian Chambers...

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India’s Aluminium Recyclers Push Back Against Talk Of Imported Scrap Tariff Hike

Though India’s primary aluminium producers continue to call for raising import duties on raw and scrap aluminium, downstream interests steadfastly oppose such a move, and have again gone on record to detail the harm they expect a rise in aluminium import duties would exact. An open letter penned by President of Material Recycling Association of […]

India’s Commerce Ministry Lends Support To Increasing Import Duties On Aluminium

An increase in import duties on aluminium entering India gained more momentum this week, as Union Minister Suresh Prabhu revealed that the country’s commerce ministry favors such a measure as a means to protect domestic manufacturers. “That is a proposal to protect our domestic industry. The proposal is under examination and we support the proposal,” […]

AAI Again Petitions Indian Federal Government For Respite From Coal Restrictions

As aluminium producers continue to face ever-shrinking supplies of coal for firing captive power plants, the Aluminium Association of India (AAI) again appealed to the Indian government for a reprieve from its policy of prioritizing electrical plants over aluminium operations. As per recent developments, the coal supplies and rakes for CPPs (captive power plants), especially […]