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Top Five Aluminium Wire Companies in the World /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The global demand for aluminium wire is clearly on the rise. Earlier predicted to expand at a CAGR of 8.8% between 2014 and 2018, the material, critical for power infrastructure development has far outpaced the growth projections. The automotive and transportation, and constructi ...

Arconic monetizes majority of stake in Alcoa Corporation /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Arconic Inc. today announced that it has monetized more than 60 percent of the 36,311,767 shares it retained in Alcoa Corporation. The sale of 23,353,000 Alcoa Corporation shares will result in approximately $890 million in proceeds.The proceeds bolster the Company’s cash b ...

Arconic Press Release
China Zhongwang says its facilities conform to the highest international environmental standards /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

A number of Chinese aluminium companies are facing stern protest by citizens over pollution issues especially in the north-eastern city of Daqing. China Zhongwang Holdings, a Hong Kong-listed company that is being targeted by the protests says its production facilities conform to ...

India considering measures to combat cheap aluminium imports /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Piyush Goyal, Power, Coal and Mines Minister of India said at an industry event on Friday, February 3, that the government is considering taking measures on imposing of anti-dumping duties or minimum import price to combat rising imports of downstream aluminium products in India. ...

Indian Foundry sector urges for duty-free raw materials and technology upgradation fund /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Indian foundry industry acts as an ancillary industry to the manufacturing sector as it supports auto, auto components, railways, electric, cement etc. It also acts as a downstream industry for the metal industries like steel, iron and aluminium. The Indian foundry industry is th ...

Accuride unveils new Quantum 99 aluminium alloy wheel /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Accuride Corporation, a leading supplier of components to the North American and European commercial vehicle industries, has launched on Monday at Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week 2017 in Las Vegas its new Quantum 99 aluminium alloy and 40 lb. aluminium wheel.Accuride President and CE ...

Arconic to announce Q4 and full year 2016 financial results on Tuesday, January 31 /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Arconic Inc. confirms through a press release that the company will announce its fourth quarter 2016 and full year 2016 financial results on Tuesday, January 31, 2017. The presentation materials and press release will be available in the “Investors” section of Arconic ...

Top five aluminium extrusion companies in the world /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Aluminium extrusion is one of the most popular forms of aluminium products. Extruded aluminium products are being used worldwide every day in innovative application areas. The possibilities for using aluminium profiles have no bounds. They are used for their strength, flexibility ...

Spain's Alucoil raises stake in Moroccan aluminium alloy profile manufacturing firm /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Spanish aluminium composite panel manufacturer Alucoil has raised its stake in Aluminium du Maroc- a Casablanca-listed company, reported industry sources. The aluminium fabricator for the construction, transportation and industry is learnt to have acquired, in a block transaction ...

Outlook 2017: Can value added applications turn the table for aluminium? /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The year 2016 is marked by a distinct shift towards value added applications in aluminium.  Aluminium producers around the world fought out to find ways and means to survive the slump in the commodity market. Cost cutting and energy efficiency along with value added applicat ...