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Beijing Says U.S. Aluminium Alloy Sheet Investigation Risks Trade War

Beijing Says U.S. Aluminium Alloy Sheet Investigation Risks Trade War

Less than a week after the announcement of an investigation into allegations of dumping by the United States government, the People’s Republic of China shot back a verbal retort, accusing the U.S. government of impeding fair trade by its actions. In a...


China Zhongwang’s Q3 Profits Reach Highest Level in Half a Decade

Controversial aluminium extruder China Zhongwang Holdings Ltd reported third-quarter results yesterday. Lower sales volumes notwithstanding, the firm posted the best bottom line in the quarter in several years. China Zhongwang reported third-quarter net income of CNY1.08 billion, a year-on-year increase from last year’s third-quarter net income of CNY1.07 billion. That result was the highest quarterly […]

Beijing Condemns “Discriminatory” Methods That Led to U.S. Imposition of Anti-Dumping Duties on Aluminium Foil

Reaction from the People’s Republic of China to the United States Commerce Department’s imposition of anti-dumping duties of up to 162 percent on Chinese aluminium foil was swift and adamant, with the Chinese government stating it was “strongly dissatisfied” with the decision. In a statement released Saturday, Chinese Commerce Ministry official Wang Hejun characterized the […]

Perfectus Aluminum Takes AEC to Task for “False Narrative” in Unpaid Duties Story

Perfectus Aluminum Inc. issued a scathing rebuttal to a story published by the Aluminum Extruders Council (AEC) late last week accusing the California firm of being pursued by the Federal government for unpaid import duties. In a press release issued Thursday evening, Perfectus’ marketing communications firm responded to a story posted to AEC’s blog identifying […]