Term: Trade | The Aluminum Association

Global Aluminum Associations Welcome G7 Trade Ministers Joint Communique Addressing Market-Distorting Policies and Practices

The aluminum associations of the United States, Europe, Canada and Japan welcome G7 Trade Ministers’ commitment to “…stronger international rules on market-distorting industrial subsidies and trade-distorting actions by state enterprises.”

Aluminum Association Strongly Supports United States – European Union Efforts to Address Aluminum Overcapacity

Tom Dobbins, president & CEO of the Aluminum Association, released the following statement in response to the joint commitment by the U.S. and EU to address overcapacity in the global aluminum market:

Commerce Department Preliminarily Finds Aluminum Foil from Four Countries Sold in U.S. at Unfairly Low Prices

Today, the U.S. Department of Commerce announced its preliminary determinations that imports of aluminum foil from four countries are being sold at less than fair value (or “dumped”) in the United States.  As a result, the agency will instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection (“CBP”) to require U.S. importers of certain aluminum foil from Armenia, Brazil, Oman, and Russia to deposit estimated antidumping duties at the time of importation.