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EU officially requests to join the WTO consultation on Chinese subsidies /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The delegation of the European Union circulated a communication to the delegation of China, the delegation of the United States and to the Chairperson of the Dispute Settlement Body officially requesting to join the WTO consultation launched by the US on Chinese subsidies to prod ...

AlCircle.com
03/Feb/2017
Aluminium Federation of South Africa (AFSA) joins ASI as Associations member /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) has announced that Aluminium Federation of South Africa (AFSA) has joined the organization as an Associations member. The Aluminium Federation of South Africa (AFSA) is an active aluminium industry association and has, since 1981, been invo ...

ASI press release
01/Feb/2017
Century Aluminum files antitrust lawsuit against its power provider /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Century Aluminum has filed an antitrust lawsuit in federal court against Santee Cooper, its power provider. The company accuses the power provider of breaching state and federal antitrust laws to which Santee Cooper assures "vigorous defense."Michael Bless, Century Aluminum Compa ...

AlCircle.com
31/Jan/2017
Gear up for top aluminium events in February 2017 /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

2017 has unveiled itself with positive expectations for the aluminium industry when LME aluminium prices hit 20-month peak in January at US$1870 per ton in anticipation of capacity cut in China, supported by retreating dollar. The second month of the year unfolds a number of ...

AlCircle.com
28/Jan/2017
Boyne Smelter sees little hope in rising aluminium prices; says, production and job cuts unavoidable /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Boyne Smelter Limited is in the process of determining the number of job cuts and production reduction at its facility in Australia. The aluminium company, unable to cope with the surging electricity costs, is mulling downsizing, reported sources aware of the matter. This comes a ...

AlCircle.com
27/Jan/2017
Alba scoops top Awards by the National Safety Council, USA /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba), the Bahrain-based international aluminium smelter, was the proud winner of the 2017 Occupational Excellence Achievement Award and the 2017 Significant Improvement Award by the National Safety Council (NSC) – USA. These wins endorse the Compa ...

Alba Press Release
24/Jan/2017
HSF and Allens advises AGL on recent power deal with Portland Aluminium Smelter /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Herbert smith Freehills and Allens, the noted international law firms, have suggested AGL on the power deal that the company signed on recently.  Silverton Wind Farm and the aluminium smelter in Victoria are the two deals that these law firms have suggested on.HSF suggested ...

AlCircle.com
23/Jan/2017
Ghana government to resurrect aluminium company VALCO /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The Volta Aluminium Company (VALCO), owned by the government of Ghana,   will be resurrected by the government in order to attain ideal capacity. In recent years, the Volta Aluminium Company (VALCO) has faced challenges in energy supply and huge debts.Mr Yaw Osafo Maafo ...

AlCircle.com
22/Jan/2017
AlCircle sets the stage for Aluminium and New Materials Roundtable: A Review /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The Roundtable Conference on Aluminium and New Materials: The Investment in Technology held yesterday at ITC Sonar Bangla Hotel, Kolkata, West Bengal, was a resounding success. Held as a part of the Bengal Global Business Summit 2017, the event saw AlCircle joining in as an estee ...

AlCircle.com
21/Jan/2017
AlCircle co-hosts Aluminium & New Materials Roundtable: Watch out for LIVE-streaming at 4 p.m. /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

AlCircle, the trusted information and business portal for the global aluminium industry, is going to co-host a roundtable conference on Aluminium and New Materials: The Investment in Technology today, January 20, at 4 p.m. at ITC Sonar Bangla Hotel in Kolkata, West Bengal. Leadin ...

AlCircle.com
20/Jan/2017