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INTUC asks for inquiry into Nalco’s overseas investments /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Indian National Trade Union Congress (INTUC)   yesterday announced that they have asked for a judicial inquiry into Nalco’s all overseas investment. INTUC’s State president Ramachandra Khuntia said that they have demanded for investigation as Nalco’s p ...

Alba appoints new Director of Casthouse /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba), the Bahrain-based international aluminium smelter, announced the promotion of Abdul Rasool Ahmed Abdul Rasool as the Director of Casthouse. A. Rasool joined Alba in 1985 as an Operator and was promoted to Supervisor Casthouse in 1997. He was ap ...

Alba Press Release
UPDATE: Qatar aluminium plant finds alternative sea routes to export its metal /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Qatalum aluminium plant found an alternative sea routes to export its metal. Hydro’s spokesman said that the customers may face delays in deliveries, reported by Reuters. The Qatalum JV was working to find alternative shipment routes to enable it to continue to serve its gl ...

Aluar extends its partnership with Quintiq to improve planning and optimization capabilities /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Quintiq, a Dassault Systèmes brand and global leader in supply chain planning and optimization (SCP&O), announced that they would continue their partnership with Aluar Aluminio Argentino S.A.I.C. (Aluar) in order to improve the aluminium producer’s planning and o ...

EGA opens its new head office at Al Taweelah /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA), one of the world’s biggest aluminium producers, today announced that the company opened its new head office. The new office is located next to its Al Taweelah aluminium smelter and alumina refinery in Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi, KIZA ...

Qatalum working to solve logistical challenges arising from Middle-East tensions /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The Qatalum aluminium plant is working to solve outbound logistical challenges arising from the uncertain situation in the Middle-East after Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain and Egypt cut off transportation links and severed diplomatic ties with Qatar. Qatalum is a joint venture bet ...

Hydro Press Release
Shandong province to limit its new aluminium capacity while boosting aluminium processing /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

According to an SMM report, Shandong province, one of the major aluminium producing region in China, is going to restrict its new alumina and aluminium capacity. The province will encourage the development of aluminium processing industry instead. The province has an intention ...

Alba announces new Director of Global Export Markets /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba), the Bahrain-based international aluminium smelter, announced the promotion of Boris Santosi to the Director of Global Export Markets.   Boris joined Alba in 2011 to set-up the first overseas sales office in Switzerland from where he devel ...

Alba Press Release
Trump to take major action if aluminium and steel investigation results yield national concerns /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

President Trump said in a Tweet that he was looking forward to the results of investigations into whether aluminium and steel imports were endangering national security. He also assured that the government would "take major action" if necessary. In April, Trump signed a memora ...

Week in Review: LME aluminium price rise, new projects and improved results make headlines /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Primary aluminium industry was abuzz with some good news this week. Aluminium prices on London Metal Exchange picked up on steady demand. A weak dollar and rising crude oil prices gave the light metal the much needed support to reverse its recent downtrend. LME aluminium which cl ...