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Alucoat Conversi贸n Joins Aluminium Stewardship Initiative As Production And Transformation Member

Alucoat Conversi贸n Joins Aluminium Stewardship Initiative As Production And Transformation Member

Trade group Aluminium Stewardship Initiative welcomed Spain鈥檚 Aliberico Group subsidiary Alucoat Conversi贸n, S.A. into the fold as a Production and Transformation member this week. Alucoat Conversi贸n鈥檚 admission to the ASI boosts the organization鈥檚 total membership to 176. Based in Ja茅n, 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 Cipri谩n, 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 鈥渟ignificant and unsustainable circumstances鈥 […]

Alcoa Reaches Deal For Purchase Of Avil茅s And La Coru帽a 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鈥檚 Alcoa Avil茅s and La Coru帽a aluminium smelters. The two Spanish plants, which include casthouses and a paste plant at La Coru帽a as well as two curtailed smelters, have been […]

European Aluminium Calls Upon EU for Relief from Trump鈥檚 Aluminium Tariff

Europe鈥檚 biggest aluminium trade group added its voice to the chorus of condemnation of U.S. President Donald Trump鈥檚 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鈥檚 aluminium sector. In an epistle penned by European Aluminium鈥檚 Director General Gerd G枚tz, […]