Vietnam Opens Anti-Dumping Investigation Of Certain Aluminium Products From China

Vietnam Opens Anti-Dumping Investigation Of Certain Aluminium Products From China

Yesterday the Vietnamese government announced the beginning of an anti-dumping investigation against certain value-added aluminium products imported from the People’s Republic of China. Per the announcement, the Ministry of Industry and Trade will be investigating Chinese imports of aluminium wire rods, profiles,...


Australia Passes on Imposing Countervailing Duty on Aluminium Extrusions from Vietnam

The Australian government has chosen not to impose a countervailing duty on aluminium extrusions shipped from Vietnam according to an announcement made by the Viet Nam Competition Authority (VCA) on Tuesday. According to the VCA, the Australia Anti-Dumping Commission (ADC) made the determination after a brief investigation into allegations of dumping leveled at Malaysian and […]

Japanese Aluminium Can Firm Showa Aluminium Expanding Operations in Vietnam

Japan’s Showa Aluminum Can Corporation (SAC) announced yesterday that it will begin producing sleek cans in Vietnam later this month. According to the press release, SAC and its parent company Showa Denko (SDK) jointly obtained a 91.75% share in Vietnamese aluminium can producer Hanacans Joint Stock Company (Hanacans) in the spring of 2014. Upon becoming […]

Australian Gov’t to Begin Investigation Into Possible Aluminium Dumping from Vietnam, Malaysia

Australia’s government has begun a probe into aluminium imports from certain Asian countries to determine if they are engaging in unfair trade practices. According to the state-run news outlet Vietnam News Agency, and reported by Platts, the Australian Department of Industry, Innovation and Science’s Anti-Dumping Commission is investigating aluminium imports from Vietnam and Malaysia. The […]

Chinese Fake Semis Fleeing Mexico for Vietnam

According to reports obtained by Aluminium Insider, a significant flow of fake semis has been emanating over the past several weeks from Mexico to Vietnam. The re-melted aluminium billet is likely to reenter the Asian market now that the United States market is closed to Chinese aluminium as a result of anti-dumping measures. Recent reports show […]