Last week the Aluminium Stewardship Initiative welcomed Vimetco Extrusion as a new Industrial User, raising its total membership worldwide to 150.
Vimetco is Romania’s vertically-integrated aluminium extrusion firm. Founded in 2006, the firm operates a pair of extrusion presses and employs over 200 individuals. Its primary products are 6xxx aluminium alloys.
“In Vimetco Extrusion we are permanently focused to bring added value to the entire supply chain from raw material to finished product and to tackle the pressing challenges that our industry needs to face,” explained Igor Higer, Vimetco Extrusion’s general director.
“Thinking Green, producing responsibly, striving for constant innovation and having sustainability as the core of our business is our contribution to the industry, to the society as well as to economical environment.”
“We are lucky and honored to have by our side in this approach our team and our esteemed business partners,” he concluded.
The ASI is a worldwide organization dedicated to setting industrial standards and certifications in the aluminium industry. The association attempts to bring together the various stakeholders in the aluminium industry in order to achieve objectives including sustainable production methods, material chain-of-custody procedures, recycling, social impacts related to aluminium production, and production standards.