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Thursday, August 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
U.S. Senator Charles Schumer calls for action on imports of cheap aluminum »
In a letter to U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross and US Trade Representative (USTR) Robert Lighthizer, U.S. Senate Mi...
Monday, July 10, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
U.S. ITC Releases Report on Aluminum Industry Competitiveness »
The U.S. House Ways & Means Committee has released the International Trade Commission's Section 332 report on the comp...
Thursday, June 8, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Environmental checks severely hit aluminum extrusion production in China »
According to a report from SMM , the ongoing environmental protection inspections in China are taking a severe toll on al...
Friday, June 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
U.S. challenges China on aluminum and catches Canada in its dragnet »
In an editorial in the New Haven Register, the intricacies and challenges of the Section 232 Investigation on Aluminum are...
Tuesday, May 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Cheap Chinese aluminum is a national security threat »
From the Chicago Tribune:   Cheap Chinese steel has upset U.S. steel producers for years, as Chinese manuf...

Member News
Monday, July 10, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Norsk Hydro takes full ownership of Sapa »
Norwegian metals firm Norsk Hydro will take full ownership of aluminum products maker Sapa by buying a 50 percent stake fr...
Friday, June 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bonnell Aluminum announces start-up of new extrusion line »
Bonnell Aluminum announced today the start-up of its new state-of-the-art aluminum extrusion line at its AACOA division f...
Tuesday, June 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Details behind AACOA's Niles, MI expansion »
In the June issue of Light Metal Age, the installation and startup of a new 9-inch press at  the AACOA, a division of...
Tuesday, May 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Status & Outlook of NA Billet Industry: Robert Convery, Matalco Interview »
Robert (Bob) Convery of of AEC member company Matalco Inc. in Brampton, Ontario, Canada, was recently interviewed for an a...
Friday, May 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Elixir Extrusions to invest $8M, create 100 jobs with new facility in Georgia »
AEC member Elixir Extrusions LLC will invest $8 million and create 100 jobs to expand its operations in Georgia. The man...

AEC News
Friday, July 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
DOC Makes Final Determination in So-called 5050 Alloy Circumvention Case »
July 21, 2017; Wauconda, Illinois -- The Department of Commerce (DOC) today issued its final determination in the 5050 al...
Wednesday, June 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Section 232 Investigation Hearing Clarifies Aluminum Industry's Position »
On June 22, AEC President Jeff Henderson testified at the public hearing of the Section 232 Investigation on the Effects...
Thursday, June 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
AEC President discusses Chinese aluminum at AAMA conference »
AEC President Jeff Henderson spoke at the American Architectural Manufacturers Association's (AAMA) Summer Conference thi...
Wednesday, June 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
U.S. Department of Commerce Rules Fake 6xxx Pallets Covered by Extrusion Orders »
In a long-awaited ruling, the Department of Commerce (DOC) announced today that the so-called “aluminum pallets” imported...
Thursday, May 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ET Foundation awards students in 2017 Aluminum Extrusion Design Competition »
  Students Demonstrate the Versatility of Aluminum Extrusions in the 2017 Aluminum Extrusion Design Competition...

Extrusion Applications News
Thursday, August 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Study: Automotive aluminum growth continues »
"Aluminum remains the fastest growing automotive material over competing materials and is entering its most unprecedented...
Friday, June 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
AAMA's AMC releases white paper on aluminum in high-performance building enclosures »
Aluminum extrusions used in the manufacture of entrances, storefront framing, curtain walls, windows and skylight fenestra...