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India To Begin Limiting Aluminium And Copper Imports From China And Other Asian Neighbors

India To Begin Limiting Aluminium And Copper Imports From China And Other Asian Neighbors

Indian government and aluminium industry sources told Reuters earlier this week that the country is soon to begin monitoring aluminium and copper imports in an effort at containing the flow of both metals into its market from the People’s Republic of China...

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Aluminum Extruders Council Calls For End To Trump Section 232 Tariffs

The Aluminum Extruders Council yesterday called upon the Trump Administration to end Section 232 tariffs on imported aluminium, noting the damage the penalties they say were misapplied has done to the domestic aluminium industry. The AEC began by citing its optimism in the new tariffs. However, after over four dozen aluminium industry executives testified to […]

Experts See Arbitrage Window Widening In Post-Coronavirus China

Traders in and analysts of the People’s Republic of China’s aluminium trade expressed high hopes for a strong recovery last week, noting a possible arbritrage opportunity may be in the works. According to unnamed individuals who spoke with Reuters this week, market players expect the demand recovery to follow the coronavirus outbreak is likely to […]

CNIA Suggest Aluminium Stockpiling In Response To Coronavirus Woes

In a bid to limit the pressure on aluminium producers in the People’s Republic of China exerted by the quickly-spreading coronavirus, the China Nonferrous Metals Industry Association (CNIA) advised stockpiling the metal until the crisis has passed. The CNIA said most of the country’s major suppliers have been able to maintain “normal production,” but demand […]