The global market for aluminium foil packaging is poised for substantial growth in the upcoming decade, primarily spurred by the stable economic growth in the developing countries, rising disposable incomes and enhancing customers’ awareness of products quality and quantity. The competition is set to become more intense owing to low labor costs and development of new products. [More]
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Research and Development Trend Forecast of Alumina Market in China, 2013-2017" report to their offering.
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Alcoa announced today it is postponing construction of a new potline at its Baie-Comeau smelter in Québec as part of a revised modernization plan for the smelter, but will begin preparations for the upgrade by investing $100 million in the smelter over the next three years and by permanently closing the plant’s two Soderberg potlines. [More]
Novelis, the world leader in aluminum rolling and recycling, today announced the opening of a new aluminum recycling and continuous casting line at its Pieve Emanuele facility in Milan, Italy. The 12 million euro expansion represents the largest single investment by Novelis in Italy in the past decade and is a key part of the company's drive to enhance the competitiveness of its Italian operations. [More]
Titan Enterprises has launched a new range of stainless steel and aluminium oval gear flow meters with a clear acrylic top enabling users to visually check the flow as well as monitoring the flow output. [More]
Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear today joined company and local officials to break ground on an 87,000 square foot addition to Kobe Aluminum Automotive Products (KAAP), LLC advanced manufacturing facility in Bowling Green, representing $66 million of new capital investment and the addition of 100 new full-time employees. [More]
metalweb, one of the UK’s leading stockists of specialist metals, including aluminium and stainless steels, has made a major commitment to its future by investing over £200,000 in cutting-edge machinery.
Alcoa today announced a second major North American expansion to meet the growing demand for light, durable and recyclable aluminum sheet for automotive production. [More]
Novelis, the world leader in aluminum rolling and recycling, today announced the commercial availability of the industry's first independently certified, high-recycled content aluminum designed specifically for the beverage can market. [More]
AMG Advanced Metallurgical Group N.V. ("AMG", EURONEXT AMSTERDAM: "AMG") announces that AMG Aluminum has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its 45% equity interest in Nanjing Yunhai KB Alloys Co., Ltd ("YKB") to Nanjing Yunhai Special Metals Co., Ltd. The transaction is expected to close during the second quarter of 2013. [More]