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The London Metal Exchange seeks cut in warehouse rent for metals /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

In order to improve transparency and increase the amount of metal registered under LME warrant, The London Metal Exchange has urged its network of metal warehouse owners to cut the rents charged for storage of metal. Rents for aluminium on warrant currently stands at about aroun ...

Century Aluminum optimistic about capacity reopening with new power agreement /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

In an investor presentation on Wednesday, Century Aluminum’s president and CEO Michael Bless said that his firm plans reopening the 100 thousand tpy of idled aluminium smelting capacity in the United States soon. He however added that the reopening depends on the avail ...

“Green” aluminium produced using renewable energy gets costlier /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The demand for “green” aluminium is on the rise. Global automotive, electronics, and packaging industry players who are fiercely competing to occupy a piece of mind-space of today’s environment-conscious consumers while getting a quick go-ahead from the regulato ...

China Hongqiao to cut 2 mln tpy of outdated aluminium capacity /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

According to a news report from Reuters, China Hongqiao Group Limited, the biggest aluminium producer in China said that they have planned to cut 2 million tonnes per year of outdated aluminium capacity. The company said that it expects the production to continue to be at simi ...

Government report confirms closing of 530,500 tonnes of illegal aluminium capacity by Xinfa Group /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

After much awaiting for an official announcement of actual aluminium production cuts taken up by China,  Xinfa Group has confirmed closing of 530,500 tonnes of annual illegal aluminium production capacity. A statement by a local government in eastern Shandong provi ...

AlCircle to publish an Exclusive Report on potline failure in aluminium smelters (2013-2017) /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Power outage was the single biggest cause behind plotline failures that happened in aluminium smelters across the world from 2013 to 2017, an exclusive report by AlCircle reveals. The report titled- Potline Failure in Aluminium Smelters: Observations and Recent Case Studies (2013 ...

China willing to join U.S. collaborative actions to resolve aluminium industry problems /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

China finally expressed its willingness to participate in a collaborative approach to tackle the problems galore in the aluminium market. Referring to the findings of a probe by the U.S., China Ministry of Commerce called for an un-biased “global” approach to deal wit ...

Henan opts to join 28 cities list of winter aluminium production cuts /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Henan Province has willingly opted to join aluminium production cut during winter season. For this, Henan provincial government has issued a notice in which it announced intention to add Luoyang, Pingdingshan and Sanmenxia into the list of 28 cities winter production cuts in Chin ...

Aluminium China 2017 provides a Perfect Launchpad for AlCircle China /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Aluminium China 2017 was special for AlCircle. The mega event and indubitably Asia's top trading, sourcing, networking and branding platform for the whole aluminium industry value chain stood witness to AlCircle reaching an important milestone in its journey since 2010. The leadi ...

Japan aluminium industry fears U.S. trade action may prompt retaliation /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Japan's aluminium industry is worried that any U.S. trade action to block imports of the metal may result in surplus supply elsewhere and prompt a chain-reaction of retaliation by other nations, the head of a trade body said on Wednesday. U.S. President Donald Trump's administra ...