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China Releases Strict Aluminium Scrap Import Quotas For Third Quarter

China Releases Strict Aluminium Scrap Import Quotas For Third Quarter

The government of the People’s Republic of China issued the first round of aluminium scrap import quotas earlier this week. The quotas, which are set to go into effect on July 1, will see a drop in aluminium scrap shipped into Chinese...

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May’s Rise In Aluminium Exports From China Boosted Prices Above Multi-Year Low

Data released by the government of the People’s Republic of China yesterday showed a surge in exports last month, leading to concerns of oversupply among market participants as well as a rebound from multi-year low prices. Numbers released by Beijing showed a month-on-month rise in exports last month of 7.6 percent to 536 thousand metric […]

Vietnam Levies Antidumping Duties On Imports Of Aluminium Extrusion And Bar From China

Vietnamese officials confirmed yesterday the imposition of antidumping duties on aluminium extrusion and bar imports from the People’s Republic of China following a five-month investigation. On Wednesday the Vietnamese Ministry of Industry and Trade announced the duties, which range from 2.46 percent to 35.58 percent. The duties, which are slated to run for 120 days, […]

China Planned Aluminium Scrap Ban Concerns India’s Aluminium Smelters

Restrictions soon to fall into place on scrap aluminium imported into the People’s Republic of China has aluminium producers in India concerned that the move will result in a flood of aluminium scrap washing over their country’s shores. In a step to ultimately banning their importation entirely by next year, Beijing intends to add aluminium […]

China’s Luoyang Wanji Aluminium Processing Co Joins ASI

The Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) announced on Monday that the People’s Republic of China’s Luoyang Wanji Aluminium Processing Co., Ltd has joined the organization as a Production and Transformation member, bringing the Initiative’s total membership to 88. Luoyang Wanji, which is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Wanji Holding Group Co., Ltd., was formed in 2008 and […]