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VIDEO: The Aluminum Advantage

Aluminum is everywhere—literally. The most abundant, naturally occurring metal in the earth’s crust, aluminum is an essential element of modern life. Aluminum keeps the world moving. Learn More

An Economic Engine

Driving the Modern Manufacturing Renaissance

In just the past year, Aluminum Association member companies have announced U.S. plant expansions totaling more than $2.3 billion in total investment and creating more than 1,000 permanent and temporary jobs.

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Sustainability Research

Major Sustainability Gains for North American Aluminum Industry

A peer-reviewed life-cycle assessment (LCA) study shows a major decline in energy demand and greenhouse gas emissions for primary aluminum production in the U.S. and Canada. The study covers all life cycle impacts from aluminum production through semi-fabrication.

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Get the Facts About Aluminum

The aluminum industry generates more than $65 billion a year in direct economic impact.

The U.S. aluminum industry generates more than $65 billion a year in direct economic impact. When all suppliers and related business functions are taken into account, the industry drives $152 billion in economic impact—nearly 1 percent of GDP.

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February 23, 2015
Industry Shipped an Estimated 25.5 Billion Pounds of Aluminum Last Year According to Latest Data
January 29, 2015
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Latest Modern Metal Brief

February 26, 2015

Ride the Aluminum Wave with ss in Southern California. North American aluminum demand up 5% in 2014. Bloomberg cites industry for sustainability gains.

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