Sultanate of Oman

US Commerce Department Levies Preliminary Antidumping Duties On Aluminium Sheet From 18 Countries

US Commerce Department Levies Preliminary Antidumping Duties On Aluminium Sheet From 18 Countries

On Friday the U.S. Department of Commerce issued its preliminary determination on a complaint by domestic aluminium producers that imports of common aluminium alloy sheet from 18 countries have been dumped on the American market, finding support for such harm and instructing...


Expanded Aluminium Capacity Under Consideration by Sohar Aluminium

The CEO of Oman’s Sohar Aluminium told domestic media late last week that his company plans to increase its smelting capacity and its downstream capabilities over the next several years. Said Mohammed Al Masoudi said that Sohar is aligning its priorities with Tanfeedh, the Omani government’s plan for economic diversification, which recommends a multi-million-dollar plan […]

Sohar Aluminium’s ARABAL 2017 Kicks Off November 6

Oman’s Sohar Aluminium is hosting the 21st annual Arab International Aluminum Conference (ARABAL) and Exhibition at the Shangra-La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa in Muscat. The four-day conference is scheduled to begin November 6. Entitled “Driving Strategic Growth of the Global Aluminum Industry,” the event will feature five dozen world-class experts who will discuss […]

Sohar Aluminium Announces Record Output for 2015

The Sultanate of Oman’s Sohar Aluminium announced a production record on Sunday as it released its 2015 Sustainability Report. The report highlighted certain operational efficiency benchmarks the company has achieved as well. Sohar Aluminium, which is Oman’s biggest non-hydrocarbon industrial venture, announced a year-end production total of 377,186 metric tons. That’s an increase over 2014’s […]

Napco Turns In Strong Earnings Numbers for 2015

Oman’s National Aluminium Products Company (Napco) announced its 2015 earnings on Sunday. The firm experienced substantial growth in the course of the previous year, with a jump in earnings of over one-quarter year-on-year, and an increase in net profits of over a tenth as well. The firm, based in Muscat, earned revenues of US$64.42 million […]