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SMM advises investors to avoid overt optimism post Shandong’s aluminium production cut /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

If reports are to be believed, China’s Shandong will cut the production of aluminium by over 2 million tonnes. According to the latest news published by Shanghai Metals Market (SMM), China’s aluminium giant Shandong Weiqiao is expected to slash its aluminium productio ...

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13/Jul/2017
Alcoa to restart a part of aluminium smelter at Warrick Operations /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Alcoa Corporation announced that it has proposed to restart three of five potlines, which were closed in March of 2016, at its Warrick Operations aluminium smelter near Evansville, Indiana. The company said that it would improve the competitiveness of the on-site rolling mill. Th ...

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12/Jul/2017
Fire mishap chars transformer at Nalco’s Odisha captive power plant /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

According to reports, National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO) today witnessed a major fire break- out at its Captive Power Plant (CPP) in Angul, Odisha. The incident caused severe damage to the transformer of the CPP. The fire incident that happened at around 2 pm destroyed ...

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11/Jul/2017
G20 concludes with no concrete solution reached on global aluminium excess /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The G20 Summit which was held on 7-8 July 2017, at Haburg Messe, Germany, saw leaders from each country agreeing on the need to remove market-distorting factors and work together to address the global excess of aluminium capacity but no concrete solution could be reached in this ...

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11/Jul/2017
Henan to cut down offline aluminium capacity by 2018 /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

According to a document recently issued by the provincial government, Henan, one of the five major aluminium producing regions in China, will cut down its aluminium capacity that has been out of operations for more than one year before the end of 2018. ...

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06/Jul/2017
International Fair Trade Alliance warns against restrictions on imports of primary aluminium /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The International Fair Trade Alliance (IFTA) announced today July 6 that it opposes tariffs or other restrictions on the import of primary aluminium into the United States. Instead, IFTA calls on the U.S. Administration to curb directly illegal imports of Chinese semi-fabricated ...

IFTA Press Release
06/Jul/2017
Henan excluded from inspection of captive power plants at aluminium smelters /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Henan, one of the five major aluminium producing regions in China, is exempted from the inspection of coal-fired captive power plants at aluminium smelters by the Chinese Authorities, reported by an SMM. Liu Libin, Vice General of Henan Nonferrous Metals ...

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04/Jul/2017
Vedanta features among top 100 companies in the Asia300 list /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

India’s leading diversified natural resources company Vedanta Limited has been featured among the top 100 companies in the Asia300 list released by Nikkei Asian Review. Vedanta Limited is the only company in the natural resources sector to be selected among the top 100. ...

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04/Jul/2017
Iceland aluminium smelters support primary capacity of the U.S. aluminium majors /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The U.S. primary aluminium industry which was once buzzing with 30 aluminium smelters in the country by aluminium majors like Alcoa and Century is now operating just just five smelters with curtailed capacity with uncertain future. Aluminium producers like Alcoa and Century Alumi ...

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03/Jul/2017
Bahrain's Alba starts work in Potline 6 /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The Bahrain-based international aluminium smelter Aluminium Bahrain (Alba) yesterday said that the first concrete for the foundation of Potline 6 was ‘successfully’ achieved in May this year with  the commencement of early works in the construction site. Alba& ...

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03/Jul/2017