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Alucoat Conversión Joins Aluminium Stewardship Initiative As Production And Transformation Member

Alucoat Conversión Joins Aluminium Stewardship Initiative As Production And Transformation Member

Trade group Aluminium Stewardship Initiative welcomed Spain’s Aliberico Group subsidiary Alucoat Conversión, S.A. into the fold as a Production and Transformation member this week. Alucoat Conversión’s admission to the ASI boosts the organization’s total membership to 176. Based in Jaén, Spain, Alucoat...

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Alcoa Begins Process For Layoffs At Spanish Aluminium Smelter

Pittsburgh aluminium pioneer Alcoa Corp said yesterday it has begun the process of laying off the workforce at its aluminium plant in San Ciprián, Spain. According to the firm, it has been in talks with the labor force at the plant since late May. At issue is what Alcoa characterizes as “significant and unsustainable circumstances” […]

Alcoa Reaches Deal For Purchase Of Avilés And La Coruña Aluminium Plants In Spain

Yesterday Pittsburgh aluminium pioneer Alcoa Corporation announced that it has come to an agreement with Swiss private equity firm PARTER Capital Group AG to purchase Spain’s Alcoa Avilés and La Coruña aluminium smelters. The two Spanish plants, which include casthouses and a paste plant at La Coruña as well as two curtailed smelters, have been […]

European Aluminium Calls Upon EU for Relief from Trump’s Aluminium Tariff

Europe’s biggest aluminium trade group added its voice to the chorus of condemnation of U.S. President Donald Trump’s 10-percent blanket tariff on imported aluminium earlier this week, petitioning the European Union and its member states to act in defense of the continent’s aluminium sector. In an epistle penned by European Aluminium’s Director General Gerd Götz, […]