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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 ...

Alba continues to make solid progress on Line 6 Expansion Project /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba), the Bahrain-based international aluminium smelter, has been taking solid steps with the progress of Line 6 Expansion Project, according to a statement issued by the Chairman of Alba’s Board of Directors, Shaikh Daij Bin Salman Bin Daij Al Kh ...

Alba Press Release
EGA named aluminium company of the year at Platts Global Metals Awards /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA), the largest industrial company in the United Arab Emirates outside oil and gas, has been named aluminium company of the year at the Platts Global Metals awards. The awards ceremony took place in London and brought together the global metals indust ...

The Aluminum Association releases 2017 editions of American National Standards for Aluminum /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The Aluminum Association released today three updated American National Standards (ANSI) H35 on Alloy and Temper Designation Systems and Dimensional Tolerances for Aluminum Mill Products. These new editions update previous versions last published in 2013. The Aluminum Associat ...

Aluminum Association Press Release
Vedanta announces appointment of Non-Executive Director /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The London listed Vedanta Resources plc yesterday announced the appointment of Mr Edward Story as a Non-Executive Director with effect from 1 June 2017. According to a release, Vedanta will also appoint him as a member of the Company's Audit Committee with effect from 1 June 2017 ...

China aluminium industry up for policy reshuffling in H2 2017, rolls out ‘capacity swap’ programme /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

China aluminium industry is on the verge of getting a widespread reshuffling in the second half of this year. After the three major aluminium producing regions of the country issued recent policy changes to crack down on illegal and outdated aluminium smelters, the government too ...

Business split invigorates aluminium producer, says Alcoa CEO /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Alcoa, the world's fifth largest producer of aluminium, which split into two separate businesses, revitalized itself from the separations, CEO Roy C. Harvey told the shareholders at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center, Downtown. The company split into upstream Alcoa and downs ...

Scarcity of pitch and coke may hit aluminium production in Nalco /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

According to a media report from Odisha, National Aluminium Company (Nalco) has feared scarcity of pitch and coke, two essential raw materials of aluminium smelting in last fifteen days may affect production in the coming days. According to reports, the plant’s store doe ...

AlCircle to exhibit as Exclusive Knowledge Partner and Media Partner in ALUMINIUM MIDDLE EAST 2017 from May 15-17 in Dubai /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

ALUMINIUM MIDDLE EAST 2017 Exhibition is all set to host over 200 regional and international exhibitors in the fifth edition of the mega event in Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Center, UAE from May 15-17, 2017. The event is set to position UAE and the Middle East a ...

MTE supports china’s continued designation as non-market economy /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The Manufacturers for Trade Enforcement (MTE), a coalition representing more than one million workers in the aluminum, steel, cement, chemical, textile and other manufacturing industries, submitted comments to the Department of Commerce supporting the department’s continued ...

Aluminum Association Press Release