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Curtain Wall Coalition holds ground against tariff on primary aluminium import to the U.S. /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The Curtain Wall Coalition (CWC) is an organization that represents the U.S. curtain wall fabricators and installers.  As downstream consumers of aluminium, especially aluminium extrusions, they have expressed their stand against any tariff on the import of primary aluminium ...

Metef 2017 concludes with a more international coverage /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The eleventh edition of Metef just ended in Verona; a great interest among the exibitors and visitors was clearly visible, business linked to the aluminium and foundry worlds was brisk and the dominant theme recorded was that of a more international character. There was a 25% inc ...

Henan aluminium processors face another round of pollution checks /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Aluminium processors based in Gongyi of Henan in China is experiencing another round of environmental protection checks. Shanghai Metals market learnt that the central inspection team will be there at the place conducting the inspections from July 5-10. Gongyi, a hub of China&rs ...

Drive for light-weight construction shapes Aluminium China 2017 /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Government and industry initiatives put spotlight on lighter weight auto and consumer materials  2017 marks a key year for aluminium, with China’s 13th Five-Year Plan putting the emphasis on the development of light-weight vehicles and the implementation of policies t ...

Aluminium China
Top five aluminium die casting machinery manufacturers in the world /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The global aluminium die casting machinery market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 7 per cent during the period 2016-2020. The aluminium die casting machinery is used to produce cast aluminium parts for applications in various end-user sectors which include automotive, aerospace ...

Zimbabwe’s ALMIN Metal opens new sales unit to expand aluminium extrusions business /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

ALMIN Metal Industries Limited of Zimbabwe recently announced the opening of a distribution unit at the erstwhile Radiator and Tinning premises in Bulawayo’s Belmont. The company said it also has plans to set up a manufacturing plant in the city. ALMIN Metal opened the new ...

AEC comments on Section 232 Investigation on the Effects of Aluminium Import on U.S. National Security /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

On June 22, the Aluminum Extruders Council (AEC) testified at the public hearing of the Section 232 Investigation on the Effects of Imports of Aluminum on U.S. National Security.   For decades aluminum extrusions have been used in military applications ranging from plat ...

AEC Press Release
Indonesia plans to extend safeguard duty on aluminium-zinc coated steel sheet /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The Indonesian government has proposed to extend the safeguard duty on aluminium-zinc coated steel sheet for a further three years, which was set to expire this year. The government apprised the World Trade Organization (WTO) about the extension plan with different tax rates ...

Metef 2017: Metals technologies create a bridge between innovative opportunities in India & Italy /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Metef 2017 that took place in VERONA on 21-24 June 2017 is the greatest exhibitions on the metals sector in the SEMEA region. The forum on cultural and trade exchanges between India and Italy highlighted the outstanding presence of Indian operators at Metef. The Ital ...

Rolled aluminium products manufacturer expands its research & innovation centre /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Gränges, a supplier of rolled aluminium products for heat exchanger applications worldwide, recently inaugurated its newly expanded Research and Innovation centre in Finspång, Sweden.  The expansion includes new office and laboratory areas, new laboratory equipmen ...