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Industry News
Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Trump reviewing metal tariffs; Mexico, Canada expect tariff issue to be resolved before final USMC »
While the U.S., Canada and Mexico remain at odds over the metal tariffs, Trump’s ambassador, Kelly Craft, argued Friday th...
Friday, September 28, 2018
Bloomberg: The Metal that Started Trump's Trade War »
The Aluminum Extruders Council was mentioned in an article by Bloomberg Businessweek outlining the steps that brought the...
Friday, August 17, 2018
Report: U.S. reaps $1.4 billion from aluminum, steel tariffs »
According to a recent report prepared for members of Congress, the Trump administration has collected $1.4 billion in new...
Tuesday, August 7, 2018
Alcoa asks U.S. government for tariff exemption on Canadian aluminum »
Alcoa Corp has asked the U.S. Commerce Department to exempt from tariffs its purchases of 40,000 metric tons of Canadian a...
Friday, August 3, 2018
S&P Global Platts publishes new Midwest Premium methodology »
S&P Global Platts, the leading independent provider of information and benchmark prices for the commodities and energy...

Member News
Friday, October 12, 2018
Gateway Extrusions marks major expansion & 15th year »
AEC member company Gateway Extrusions, headquartered in Union, MO, hosted an open house on September 28, 2018, to mark its...
Friday, September 28, 2018
Hydro investing $100M in expanding its Cressona, PA facility »
AEC member, Hydro, a global supplier of extruded aluminum for the construction, transportation, infrastructure and energy...
Friday, September 28, 2018
Kaiser Aluminum acquires additive metal manufacturer Imperial Machine & Tool »
AEC member Kaiser Aluminum Corporation announced that it has acquired Imperial Machine & Tool Co., a leader in multi-m...
Friday, August 10, 2018
Alexandria Industries' Tom Schabel interviewed in NBC news story »
Thomas Schabel, CEO of AEC member company Alexandria Industries in Alexandria Minnesota, was interviewed for a recent st...
Wednesday, August 1, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hydro working on making aluminum extrusion more attractive for EV OEMs »
LIGHTER GOES FARTHER Making vehicles lighter extends electric vehicle (EV) range. AEC member Hydro is figuring o...

AEC News
Wednesday, October 3, 2018
The ET Seminar Turns 50; ET ’20 Dates & Location Announced »
The Extrusion Technology for Aluminum Profiles Foundation (ET Foundation) and the Aluminum Extruders Council (AEC) hav...
Tuesday, October 2, 2018
AEC and Aluminum USA announce agreement »
    ALUMINUM USA (ALU USA), the event dedicated to the aluminum indu...
Friday, October 14, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
AEC releases EPDs for extruded components »
The Aluminum Extruders Council (AEC) has released the most comprehensive industry-wide set of Environmental Product Declar...

Extrusion Applications News
Tuesday, August 7, 2018
New furniture collection uses wicker and anodized extruded aluminum to marry modern and traditional »
London-based designer Tino Seubert was commissioned by the Hepworth Gallery in Wakefield, West Yorkshire, England, was ask...