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Indian aluminium producers join in a petition against power duty hike in Odisha

Indian aluminium producers join in a petition against power duty hike in Odisha

26-Jun-2017 Edited By:Dipanwita Gupta

Major Indian aluminium producers National Aluminium Company Limited (Nalco), Hindalco, and Vedanta Aluminium have come forward to jointly protest against the massive power duty hike in Odisha, reported global news agencies Platts and Aluminium Insider.  In a petiti...

An interview with Marco Menin and Paolo Zanotta of Menphis S.p.A., Italy, at METEF 2017 An interview with Marco Menin and Paolo Zanotta of Menphis S.p.A., Italy, at METEF 2017

Marco Menin, Managing Director, and Paolo Zanotta, Area Manager of Menphis S.p.A, talked to AlCircle ahead of Metef 2017 exhibitio...

Bauxite prices in major Chinese provinces gain after a long gap; other raw materials remain flat Bauxite prices in major Chinese provinces gain after a long gap; other raw mater... Bauxite and prices in the domestic China market have registered the first gain on June 26 since May. Throughout June bauxite prices remained flat in all major Chinese provinces. Mining operations in major bauxite-producing regions...

26-Jun-2017 Edited By:Beethika Biswas

Bauxite Hills Mine receives final environment approval

According to a recent press update, Metro Mining has received final environment approval from the Commonwealth Governmen...

26-Jun-2017 Edited By:Beethika Biswas

Metro Mining receives environmental approval for its Bauxite Hills Project

Metro Mining Ltd said that they have received environmental approvals from the State Government for its Bauxite Hills Pr...

22-Jun-2017 Edited By:Heena Iqbal

Metro secures A$40 million in debt financing for Bauxite Hills Mine

Australian exploration and mining company Metro Mining Limited today announced that the company has secured debt fi...

22-Jun-2017 Edited By:Heena Iqbal

Jock Armstrong When do you invest in alumina refinery cost reduction? An alumina refinery must continually improve to remain competitive. Making sustainable cost position efficiency improvements are a challenge. Beware the underlying trend of the market cycle! Aluminium price, like many commodities, is cyclical in nature due to the delay between i...

Contributed By:   Jock Armstrong

Heena Iqbal Know what’s brewing in the aluminium event circle in June The month of June is going to witness some significant aluminium events focusing on the primary aluminium sectors followed by downstream and bauxite. The foremost events include METEF 2017, Aluminium Two Thousand-ICEB, Global Bauxite Conference 2017 and many more. Here is a list...

Contributed By:   Heena Iqbal

Beethika Biswas Fight against Import: Can Protectionism Save the US Aluminium Foil Industry? Sometimes in mid-2016, we wrote a blog on the dwindling aluminium foil industry in the U.S. We discussed how Chinese imports were taking over a large share in the U.S. aluminium foil industry that supplies foil wraps for potato chips, pill packages yogurt, candies etc. The U.S. ...

Contributed By:   Beethika Biswas

Jamaica expects reopening of Alpart to boost mining sector contribution to GDP in next few years Jamaica expects reopening of Alpart to boost mining sector contribution to GDP i... Jamaica’s Minister of Transport and Mining Mike Henry says that the re-opening of the JISCO Alpart bauxite/alumina plant has already created positive vibes in St Elizabeth and neighbouring Manchester. He says that this has m...

26-Jun-2017 Edited By:Beethika Biswas

China alumina import in May drops due to weak domestic demand; export up by 22% ...

Alumina import in China dropped significantly in May this year as demand slowed down among domestic smelters post enviro...

26-Jun-2017 Edited By:Dipanwita Gupta

Canada’s alumina export is forecasted to rise significantly in 2017

The growing demand for aluminium driven by increasing urbanization and industrialization is driving demand for alum...

22-Jun-2017 Edited By:Heena Iqbal

Shandong alumina refineries to slowdown capacity expansion

Alumina capacity expansion in Shandong, one of China’s major alumina producing hub is going to witness limited pro...

22-Jun-2017 Edited By:Dipanwita Gupta

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Rusal to convert all its smelting power plants to hydroelectricity by 2020 Rusal to convert all its smelting power plants to hydroelectricity by 2020 Oleg Mukhamedshin, deputy chief executive of Rusal has said to media that Rusal, the world’s second-largest aluminium producer, will stick to its target of converting all of its electricity sources to clean energy or hydropo...

26-Jun-2017 Edited By:Beethika Biswas

LME aluminium to fluctuate at lows amid weak fundamentals, SHFE aluminium edges ...

LME aluminium has been largely range bound over the last seven days. The light metal which showed a mild uptrend on Thur...

26-Jun-2017 Edited By:Dipanwita Gupta

China produces 9.21 MT of aluminium in H1 2017, Shandong being the top producer

The China Non-Ferrous Metals Industry Association (CNIA) has recently released data covering China’s aluminium ind...

23-Jun-2017 Edited By:Heena Iqbal

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Top five promising aluminium machining and technology companies in Italy Top five promising aluminium machining and technology companies in Italy Italy is going through a very radical transformation from traditional manufacturing to advanced, sustainable, and flexible manufacturing. The leaders of Italian manufacturing sector, of which aluminium constitutes a very significa...

24-Jun-2017 Edited By:Dipanwita Gupta

AMAG inaugurates new aluminium cold rolling mill in Europe

AMAG, a leading Austrian premium supplier of high-quality aluminium cast and flat rolled products, opened state-of-the-a...

23-Jun-2017 Edited By:Heena Iqbal

Italy’s aluminium alloy ingot export to rise 3.2% YoY in 2017

Production of secondary aluminium alloy ingots in Italy is of global significance. The European nation excelling in meta...

23-Jun-2017 Edited By:Dipanwita Gupta

METEF 2017: Highlights from the first day

The METEF 2017, the world’s leading expo of customized technology for the aluminium and innovative metals industry...

22-Jun-2017 Edited By:Beethika Biswas

Outlook 2017: How end- user will drive aluminium market in 2017 Outlook 2017: How end- user will drive aluminium market in 2017 The automotive, aerospace, construction, electrical and packaging sectors emerged as the largest aluminium end users in 2016. These sectors will continue to drive aluminium consumption in the foreseeable future as well as in 2017....

19-Jan-2017 Edited By:Heena Iqbal

Vedanta-LG’s INR 16k crore electronics project in Mihan to create fresh demand for aluminium Vedanta-LG’s INR 16k crore electronics project in Mihan to c... Vedanta Group, one of the world’s leading diversified natural resources company with interest in aluminium value chain, is mulling an INR 16,000-crore worth electronics product manufacturing facility in Mihan, Nagpur. The pr...

26-Jun-2017 Edited By:Dipanwita Gupta

World Expo 88 sculptures recast with aluminium unveiled in K...

Sculptures of tumblers in gravity-defying top hats from World Expo ‘88 — have been recast with aluminium for...

25-Jun-2017 Edited By:Beethika Biswas

Boeing gets order for 100 737 MAX 10s from United Airlines

United Airlines entered into an agreement with Boeing to convert 100 of its current 737 MAX orders into 737 MAX 10s. The...

23-Jun-2017 Edited By:Heena Iqbal

SMM projects aluminium use in vehicles to see small peak in ...

According to a report produced by Shanghai Metals Market, the aluminium usages in passenger vehicles are not extensive y...

23-Jun-2017 Edited By:Heena Iqbal

Ezi-Duct installs dust collection system for aluminium wastes Ezi-Duct installs dust collection system for aluminium wastes Ezi-Duct, the leading company in the field of dust collection and fume extraction equipment in Australia, recently installed a dust collection system for a multinational company located in the South Eastern Melbourne suburb of Dan...

25-Jun-2017 Edited By:Heena Iqbal

Ford recycles about 20 million pounds of military-grade aluminium scrap every mo...

Chip Conrad, a  stamping engineer in Ford, North America led the designing of a closed-loop recycling system t...

24-Jun-2017 Edited By:Beethika Biswas

China aluminium scrap prices decline on sluggish spot demand

Major China aluminium scrap prices declined on ScrapMonster Price Index on Wednesday, June 21. The price trend followed ...

23-Jun-2017 Edited By:Dipanwita Gupta

Scrap export in North America up 19.4% in April 2017, imports too on upward trac...

According to the latest report from Aluminum Association imports of aluminium ingot, scrap and mill products into the U....

21-Jun-2017 Edited By:Beethika Biswas