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Global aluminum production rises in October; China’s production hits 3M tons

Global aluminum production rises in October; China’s production hits 3M tons

Global aluminum production in October totaled 5.39 million tons, according to a recent report by the International Aluminum Institute. Keep up to date on everything going on in the world […]

This Morning in Metals: South Korea Will No Longer Seek Special Treatment for Developing Countries

This morning in metals news, South Korea will no longer seek to benefit from special treatment granted to developing countries vis-a-vis WTO rules, iron ore exports from Australia’s Port Hedland […]

After Lifting of Alunorte Embargo, Norsk Hydro Ramps Up Production as Aluminum Prices Fall

Norwegian aluminum, alumina and bauxite producer Norsk Hydro scored a key victory in September when Brazil’s federal court lifted the final embargo on the firm’s Alunorte alumina refinery, allowing it […]

Norsk Hydro Files Petition Asking Brazilian Federal Court to Lift DRS2 Embargoes

Norsk Hydro Files Petition Asking Brazilian Federal Court to Lift DRS2 Embargoes

Aluminum maker Norsk Hydro filed a joint petition — along with its alumina refinery Alunorte, the Pará state environmental agency SEMAS and the Ministerio Publico Federal — asking the Brazilian […]

Alcoa, United Steelworkers Reach Tentative Agreement on Four-Year Labor Deal

Alcoa, United Steelworkers Reach Tentative Agreement on Four-Year Labor Deal

Pittsburgh-based Alcoa Corporation announced it had reached a tentative agreement on a four-year labor deal with the United Steelworkers union, a deal covering five locations and 1,700 employees. Need buying […]

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