Aluminum Extruders Council and Aluminum Association Announce Extrusion Shipments and End Uses for 2012

(Wauconda, Illinois and Arlington, VA)

The Aluminum Extruders Council (AEC) and The Aluminum Association, Inc. (AAI) today released industry estimates of aluminum extrusion shipments in North America by major market for 2012. AEC and AAI have collaborated on reporting annual end use figures since 1999, resulting in a more accurate account of extrusion shipments, end uses, and value of the industry.

The Aluminum Association Names Ryan Olsen as Vice President of Business Information & Statistics

The Aluminum Association announced the appointment of Ryan Olsen as the new Vice President of Business Information & Statistics. This completes the leadership restructuring effort under Association President and CEO Heidi Brock, creating a dynamic organization designed to promote the use of aluminum.

Economic Impact Study Shows Industry Impact | Aluminum Can Recycling Grows

The Association releases a new industry economic impact study showing 672,000 jobs supported by the aluminum industry in the U.S. The industry aluminum can recycling rate rises to its highest level since the early 1990s. New Standards Action Report is released. And more

The Metal of Modern Life: Fall Meeting 2013 Recap

The Aluminum Association’s fall meeting, “The Metal of Modern Life,” marked the celebration of the Association’s 80th anniversary.  The Association named a new Chairman and Vice Chairman; appointed three new members; re-elected eight members to the Board of Directors; and accepted four new members.

The Essential Element: Aluminum A Key Part Of U.S. Manufacturing Base

Study Shows Industry Supports 672,000 Jobs and $152 Billion in Economic Output; Rising Global Demand for Aluminum Creating Good Jobs Nationwide

ARLINGTON, VA. - A new study released today confirms the growing importance of the domestic aluminum industry to the U.S. economy. Research conducted by economic research firm John Dunham & Associates found that the U.S. aluminum industry directly employs more than 155,000 workers and generates $65 billion in economic output in all 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Aluminum Association Applauds Formation of Bipartisan Congressional Aluminum Caucus

Members to Focus on Sustainability, Other Issues Surrounding $65 Billion U.S. Aluminum Industry

ARLINGTON, VA. — The Aluminum Association today commends Members of Congress for forming the bipartisan Congressional Aluminum Caucus. Under the leadership of Representatives Larry Bucshon (R-IN), Suzan DelBene (D-WA), Bill Johnson (R-OH) and Bill Owens (D-NY), the recently formed Caucus will educate policy makers and community leaders on economic and environmental issues relevant to the industry and their constituencies.

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