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Metro Mining to resume shipping in April 2020
Tue, 24 Mar 2020 00:00:00 GMT
Metro Mining is set to recommence mining and shipping in April, with an estimated one million tonnes of bauxite to be produced and shipped by the end of June.
https://www.australianmining.com.au/news/metro-mining-to-resume-shipping-in-april-2020/


Aluminium extrusion industry ready to assist in time of emergency
Mon, 23 Mar 2020 00:00:00 GMT
On 19th March 2020, the Aluminum Association released the memo American Aluminum Jobs: Essential to the Nation, which outlines steps policymakers can take to ensure that the U.S. aluminium industry can be part of the solution to help keep the nation moving forward and recovering from the COVID-19 pandemic.
http://www.aluminiumtoday.com/news/aluminium-extrusion-industry-ready-to-assist-in-time-of-emergency


China commodity exchanges act to contain virus-driven volatility
Fri, 20 Mar 2020 00:00:00 GMT
(Adds new trading margins and limits for ShFE aluminium, zinc, lead and INE rubber from March ... in everything from eggs to gold in the worlds biggest commodities consumer. CRUDE OIL/RUBBER * The Shanghai International Energy Exchange (INE), responding to a collapse in global oil prices, raised the trading margin on its crude oil futures ...
https://www.reuters.com/article/health-coronavirus-china-futures-idUSL4N2BD06V


New dates announced: 8th - 9th December 2020
Fri, 20 Mar 2020 00:00:00 GMT
The Future Aluminium Forum is committed to ensuring the event offers a safe and productive environment for all attendees. In light of the rapidly evolving situation regarding COVID-19, we have taken the difficult, but necessary decision to postpone the event.
http://www.aluminiumtoday.com/news/new-dates-announced-8th-9th-december-2020


Coronavirus, US-China trade negotiations to keep base metal prices ...
Thu, 19 Mar 2020 19:19:01 GMT
Prices may gradually improve as the pandemic is contained and the second phase of US-China trade negotiations is concluded, the rating agency said in a statement. As part of its study, the agency has covered the copper, zinc, aluminium and coal sectors.
https://www.thehindubusinessline.com/markets/commodities/coronavirus-us-china-trade-negotiations-to-keep-base-metal-prices-low-ind-ra/article31047642.ece


New trade case on imports of common alloy aluminium sheet from ...
Tue, 17 Mar 2020 00:00:00 GMT
A new U.S. antidumping (AD) petition was filed on March 3, 2020, by Aleris Rolled Products, Inc., Arconic, Inc., Constellium Rolled Products Ravenswood, LLC, JW Aluminum Company, Novelis Corporation, and Texarkana Aluminum, Inc. (Petitioners) against imports of common alloy aluminium sheet.
http://www.aluminiumtoday.com/news/new-trade-case-on-imports-of-common-alloy-aluminium-sheet-from-18-countries


FYI Resources seeks $80m for HPA project
Wed, 11 Mar 2020 00:00:00 GMT
FYI Resources has arranged an $80 million equity financing to progress its high purity alumina (HPA) production facility in Western Australia.
https://www.australianmining.com.au/news/fyi-resources-secures-80m-for-hpa-project/


Outotec to provide technology for NALCOs alumina refinery expansion ...
Wed, 11 Mar 2020 00:00:00 GMT
Outotec has been awarded an order by National Aluminium Company Ltd (NALCO) for the delivery of technology and services for NALCOs alumina refinery expansion in Damanjodi, Odisha, India.
http://www.aluminiumtoday.com/news/outotec-to-provide-technology-for-nalcos-alumina-refinery-expansion-in-india


Power failure at Albras causes shutdown of 25 percent of capacity
Mon, 09 Mar 2020 00:00:00 GMT
One of the four production lines at Hydros part-owned aluminium plant Albras in Brazil has been shut down due to a fire in an electrical transformer on Friday morning local time.
http://www.aluminiumtoday.com/news/power-failure-at-albras-causes-shutdown-of-25-percent-of-capacity


EGA signs deal with Vinacomin that extends supplies of Vietnamese ...
Mon, 09 Mar 2020 00:00:00 GMT
Emirates Global Aluminium has signed a new three year contract with Vinacomin, a Vietnamese state-owned firm, extending the supply of Vietnamese alumina to the UAE until 2023.
http://www.aluminiumtoday.com/news/ega-signs-deal-with-vinacomin-that-extends-supplies-of-vietnamese-alumina-to-the-uae-until-2023


Ball Corporation is worlds first aluminium can manufacturer to ...
Fri, 06 Mar 2020 00:00:00 GMT
Ball Corporation has earned the Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) certification for all 23 of its Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) beverage can plants.
http://www.aluminiumtoday.com/news/ball-corporation-is-worlds-first-aluminium-can-manufacturer-to-be-asi-certified


Coronavirus Exposes How Much Global Steelmakers Rely on China
Thu, 05 Mar 2020 19:19:02 GMT
The majority of the silicon used to take oxygen out of liquid steel is also produced in China. Since mid-January, the price of this ferrosilicon has risen by about 15%, said Kevin Fowkes, managing consultant at AlloyConsult. Vanadium is another obscure material used in steelmaking and dependent on Chinese companies to process it. Prices are ...
https://www.wsj.com/articles/coronavirus-exposes-how-much-global-steelmakers-rely-on-china-11583427077


Ghana seeks AfDB funding to books aluminium industry - Mining ...
Thu, 05 Mar 2020 00:00:00 GMT
Ghana seeks AfDB funding to books aluminium industry - Mining Review
https://www.miningreview.com/base-metals/ghana-seeks-afdb-funding-to-books-aluminium-industry/


Coronavirus Spurs Demand for Niche Raw Materials
Wed, 04 Mar 2020 19:19:01 GMT
The prices of these commodities have ... implications from the rapid spread of coronavirus. China produced around 70% of the worlds vanadium alloys in 2019, according to Timothy Wood-Dow ...
https://www.wsj.com/articles/coronavirus-spurs-demand-for-niche-raw-materials-11581511671


Eurometal reduces ecological footprint by installation of high-efficiency ...
Wed, 04 Mar 2020 00:00:00 GMT
Eurometal S.A., a company of the Eko-wiat group, has placed an order with Hertwich Engineering for the supply of an Ecomelt-PR100 multi-chamber melting furnace for the expansion of its aluminium casthouse in Klomnice, Poland.
http://www.aluminiumtoday.com/news/eurometal-reduces-ecological-footprint-by-installation-of-high-efficiency-multi-chamber-aluminium-melting-furnace-from-hertwich-engineering


Russia: Izhstal approved to supply metal to aviation industry
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 00:00:00 GMT
Izhstal has passed the product quality inspection and received a certificate of the Aviation reducers and transmissions Perm Motors approved supplier. The companies have been cooperating for many years, with Izhstal supplying metal products of structure, nickel-alloyed and stainless steel. The metal is used to produce body parts, rolls and gears of aviation engines.
https://metalukraine.com/2020/02/27/russia-izhstal-approved-to-supply-metal-to-aviation-industry.html


Coronavirus Spurs Demand for Niche Raw Materials
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 03:19:01 GMT
The coronavirus outbreak originating in China that has weighed on demand for ... which is burned to generate electricity, or alloys of vanadium and molybdenum, used to toughen up steel, the ...
https://www.wsj.com/articles/coronavirus-spurs-demand-for-niche-raw-materials-11581511671


Celebrate sustainability on #AluminiumDay
Tue, 25 Feb 2020 00:00:00 GMT
Following on from the success of the first #AluminiumDay last year, aluminium fenestration products manufacturer Senior Architectural Systems is once again inviting the industry to take part in its dedicated social media event on Friday March 13th and this year, the theme is all about sustainability.
http://www.aluminiumtoday.com/news/celebrate-sustainability-on-aluminiumday


Garnalex counts down to Sheerline launch
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 00:00:00 GMT
A series of videos from Garnalex, the company that aims to improve the aluminium window and door market with its innovative Sheerline systems, are now rolling out on social media in preparation for the Sheerline launch at the end of Q1 2020.
http://www.aluminiumtoday.com/news/garnalex-counts-down-to-sheerline-launch


Century Aluminum launches new line of low-carbon aluminium products
Thu, 20 Feb 2020 00:00:00 GMT
Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ: CENX) has announced the launch of its Natur-Al low-carbon aluminium products.
http://www.aluminiumtoday.com/news/century-aluminum-launches-new-line-of-low-carbon-aluminium-products


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