Aluminium
September 2020

Klaveness Digital, the Norwegian technology company on a mission to bring shipping and logistics into the digital age, has delivered a solution that helped Aluminium Bahrain (Alba) to plan its shipments more methodically, evading collisions during berth and provide live updates on the estimated time of arrivals (ETAs).






September 2020

Global aluminium demand is expected to contract by a “significant” 5.4 per cent this year from 2019 levels, leading to stockpiling, because output so far this year has increased, according to Miles Prosser, Secretary General of the International Aluminium Institute (IAI).






September 2020

World’s largest aluminium producer, China Hongqiao Group has left the International Aluminium Institute (IAI) within four years of joining the international body of the green metal.






September 2020

Integrated aluminium producer Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) has marked one year since the first bauxite was exported from its wholly-owned mining subsidiary Guinea Alumina Corporation (GAC). In its first year of production, GAC has exported over 6.






September 2020

Emirates Global Aluminium, the largest industrial company in the UAE outside oil and gas, has been named for a second time ‘Global Aluminium Supplier of the Year’ by Maxion Wheels, the world’s leading manufacturer of steel and aluminium wheels for passenger, commercial, and specialty vehicles.






September 2020

Market uncertainty caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, the high number of developed countries, and because emerging markets have yet to flatten the curve of the novel coronavirus, is driving the surplus of aluminium stocks in 2020.






September 2020

US aluminium producers saw shipments to the automotive sector recover by the end of the second quarter despite significant declines in automotive segment sales during the period as coronavirus pandemic restrictions forced several manufacturer shutdowns in late March, but the demand outlook for the rest of 2020 still remains unclear.






September 2020

Novelis, the world leader in aluminium rolling and recycling, has partnered with Nespresso, the pioneer of premium portioned coffee, to launch the first coffee capsule made of 80% recycled aluminium. The highly recycled, sustainable alloy is featured in Nespresso’s new coffee capsules.






September 2020

Iranian producers just ended a four-month period that witnessed a rise in aluminium ingot production of 49 per cent on the year according to just-released numbers from the Industry, Mining and Trade Ministry. From March 20 through June 20, Iranian producers smelted 63 per cent more aluminium ingot this year than during the same period last year.






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