Global Aluminum Associations Call for Creation of Global Forum on Aluminum Overcapacity

ARLINGTON, VA -- The Aluminum Association released a joint letter along with the Aluminium Association of Canada and European Aluminium in advance of the upcoming G-20 summit calling for the creation of a Global Forum to address global aluminum overcapacity. This is the first time that a global coalition of aluminum producers have called for such an effort to address Chinese overcapacity in the marketplace.

U.S. Aluminum Industry Files Dumping Action Against China

ARLINGTON, VA -- The Aluminum Association’s Trade Enforcement Working Group today filed antidumping and countervailing duty petitions charging that unfairly traded imports of certain aluminum foil from the People’s Republic of China are causing material injury to the domestic industry.  This action is part of the industry’s broad trade strategy to address Chinese overcapacity throughout the value chain. 

Aluminum Association Applauds Comments on Overcapacity from Department of Commerce Secretary Nominee Wilbur Ross

The Aluminum Association commended remarks today by Secretary of Commerce nominee Wilbur Ross on the continued impact of Chinese overcapacity on the domestic steel and aluminum industries.

Aluminum Association Leadership to Testify on Chinese Industry Practices at U.S. International Trade Commission Hearing

Garney Scott, President & CEO of Scepter, Inc. and Chairman of the Aluminum Association as well as Heidi Brock, President and CEO of the Aluminum Association, will testify at the U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) public hearing on the Investigation on the Competitive Conditions Affecting the U.S. Aluminum Industry, scheduled for September 29 at 9:30 a.m. ET. Mr. Scott and Ms. Brock will call attention to the challenges posed to domestic aluminum producers by overcapacity in China and encourage the USITC to engage on the issue through its investigation.

Aluminum Association Commends US & China Commitment to Address Aluminum Overcapacity

The Aluminum Association expressed appreciation for the United States and Chinese Governments’ joint commitment to address aluminum overcapacity during their bilateral meeting on the margins of the recent G-20 meeting in Hangzhou, China.

Modern Metal Brief | July 2016

Technical Assessment Review on Vehicle Fuel Economy Rules Positive for Aluminum. Trade Enforcement Coalition Briefs 60 Hill Staffers.

Aluminum Association Statement on Recently Concluded U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue

ARLINGTON, VA – The Aluminum Association appreciates the United States and Chinese Governments’ commitment to open trade and investment, and the recognition of the negative impact of overcapacity and market-distorting subsidies.  We look forward to continuing to work with the U.S. and Chinese Governments to address the current challenges in the aluminum industry. 

Aluminum Association Applauds International Trade Commission 332 Investigation on Global Aluminum Production

ARLINGTON, VA -- The Aluminum Association applauds the International Trade Commission for beginning its investigation into the global aluminum industry and the competitiveness of U.S. producers. The federal trade agency announced yesterday it has officially launched its investigation, “Aluminum: Competitive Conditions Affecting the U.S. Industry”. 

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