Aluminium International Today News

New aluminium casting facility

Published: May 27, 2016 by Nadine Firth

Magna International Inc. has announced it will build a new world-class aluminium casting facility in Telford, United Kingdom, to support Jaguar Land Rover.

The new facility is expected to be approximately 225,000 square feet and will create up to 295 jobs at full capacity. Working with the…

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Iran smelter MoU

Published: May 25, 2016 by Nadine Firth

According to reports, National Aluminium Company (Nalco) and Iranian Mines & Mining Industries Development Renovation Organisation (IMIDRO) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to jointly explore the possibility of setting up an aluminium smelter in Iran. 

The signing of the MoU…

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20th ARABAL in Dubai

Published: May 24, 2016 by Nadine Firth

Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) will host the premier aluminium industry gathering on 22-24 November 2016.

More than 2,000 local, regional and international delegates, speakers, sponsors and exhibitors and visitors are expected to attend the Middle East’s premium aluminium industry…

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$120M auto finishing line

Published: May 24, 2016 by Nadine Firth

Novelis has celebrated the commissioning of its third state-of-the-art automotive finishing line in Oswego, N.Y.

Installed to support the production of stronger, lighter and safer vehicles, the line represents Novelis’ latest investment of $120 million to expand high-strength aluminium…

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Novelis lightens Cadillac

Published: May 23, 2016 by Nadine Firth

Novelis has announced its aluminium is used in the new 2016 Cadillac CT6 body.

The new mixed material vehicle construction featured in the Cadillac CT6 represents a first of its kind for General Motors (GM) in North America and China.

In North America, Novelis' plant in Kingston, ON will…

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Alufoil demand

Published: May 19, 2016 by Nadine Firth

First quarter results for aluminium foil deliveries from European suppliers showed positive growth in domestic demand, after a sustained period of mixed or declining results.

Exports, however, remain under pressure due to strong competition from non-European producers. Overall the first…

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