q2 2019

Challenging Aluminium Market Takes Toll On Rusal’s Bottom Line In Q2

Challenging Aluminium Market Takes Toll On Rusal’s Bottom Line In Q2

Russian Federation aluminium giant U.C. Rusal released production and financial results for the second quarter and first half of 2019 yesterday. Though production was generally level or better in both periods, a precipitous drop in global aluminium prices exacted a toll on...

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Kaiser Aluminum Again Beat Market Estimates In 2019’s Second Quarter

Kaiser Aluminum released financial results for the second quarter and first half of 2019 on Wednesday, besting consensus estimates for the third time in the past four quarters. The second quarter’s net sales totaled US$375 million, down on the year from last year’s second-quarter total of US$415 million. Kaiser chalks up the shortfall to an […]

Constellium Reports 7 Percent Rise In First-Half Revenue

Amsterdam rolled and extruded aluminium leader Constellium N.V. released results for the second quarter and first half of 2019 yesterday, with gains in packaging and automotive rolled aluminium products teaming up with a consolidation at the Bowling Green plant to enhance the firm’s overall financial performance. In the second quarter Constellium shipped 413 thousand metric […]

Weak Alumina And Aluminium Prices Hinder Alcoa’s Profitability In Q2

Pittsburgh aluminium pioneer Alcoa Corporation reported results for the second quarter of 2019 yesterday. Weaker alumina and aluminium prices teamed up with the sale of the firm’s interest in a Saudi Arabian joint venture to scare off profits. In the second quarter, Alcoa reported revenue of US$2,711 million, essentially level quarter-on-quarter from last quarter’s revenue […]

Indian Aluminium Exports Rise By 15.9 Percent In Second Quarter

India’s aluminium exports leaped by 15.9 percent in the second quarter this year, thanks in large part to a surplus in domestic aluminium stockpiles. The rise in exports came at an opportune time, as global aluminium supplies fell into a deficit in the quarter thanks to turmoil initiated largely due to tariffs and sanctions on […]