International Aluminium Institute

China Hongqiao Abruptly Quits The International Aluminium Institute

China Hongqiao Abruptly Quits The International Aluminium Institute

World leading aluminium producer China Hongqiao Group abruptly quit the International Aluminium Institute (IAI) this week, leaving only four years after joining the body. The IAI accounted for almost two-thirds of the bauxite, alumina, and aluminium mined, refined, and smelted throughout the...


Aluminium Wrap – CRU’s World Aluminium Conference 2018

London’s business intelligence powerhouse CRU Group hosted the World Aluminium Conference 2018, the 23rd iteration of the prestigious event. Featuring exhibitors and speakers hailing from all corners of the global aluminium trade, the conference was the site of a wealth of information and insight into a myriad of issues affecting the entirety of the aluminium […]

Metal Bulletin’s 23rd Bauxite and Alumina Conference

Metal Bulletin held its 23rd Bauxite and Alumina Conference in Miami last week. The gathering brought together major industry participants in a collegial environment to discuss tactics and strategies related to production and consumption of bauxite and alumina. Representatives from over 160 public and private organizations on six continents attended the three-day meeting. More than […]

IAI Introduces New Global Trade Data Visualization Application

Global aluminium trade group International Aluminium Institute (IAI) announced the launch of a new web-based application for visualizing the aluminium value chain. The institute’s new mass-flow visualizer aids the user in understanding the aluminium value chain from its beginning at the bauxite mine to its end as scrap. The program also details inter-regional trade flows […]

IAI and ASI Ink Cooperation Agreement

The International Aluminium Institute (IAI) and the Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) signed a memorandum of understanding yesterday, committing to collaborate on efforts to improve the performance and sustainability of the global aluminium trade. Executed by ASI’s Chief Executive Officer Fiona Solomon, and IAI’s Secretary General Ron Knapp, the five-year MOU pledges the two organizations’ cooperation […]