Term: Trade | The Aluminum Association

REPORT: U.S. Foil Investments Up After AD/CVD Decision Drives Down Imports from China

Today, the Aluminum Association released a new white paper, Targeted Trade Enforcement in Action: Aluminum Foil AD/CVD One-Year Later, highlighting progress made following the Commerce Department’s final application of antidumping (AD) and countervailing duty (CVD) orders on imports of certain aluminum foil from China.

North American Aluminum Associations: Aluminum Tariffs, Quotas Must be Removed Prior to USMCA Implementation

ARLINGTON, VA -- The Aluminum Association today released a joint letter with the Aluminium Association of Canada and IMEDAL calling for the administration to reinstate quota-free exemptions from the aluminum tariffs for Canada and Mexico before the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) is implemented.

The full text of the letter is below. You can download a pdf of the letter here.

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Historic China Trade Talks an Opportunity to Address Structural Aluminum Overcapacity

In a letter to Treasury Department Secretary Steven Mnuchin and U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, the Aluminum Association called on the administration to continue its focus on addressing “market-distorting forces, including subsidies and state-owned enterprises” in its ongoing trade negotiations with China. 

Aluminum Association: Continued Industry Growth Depends on Tariff, Quota Free North America

Association’s Brock Calls for Section 232 Exemptions During Hearing on USMCA

During testimony at the U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) today, Aluminum Association President & CEO Heidi Brock highlighted the urgent need for full, quota-free tariff exemptions for Canada and Mexico as part of the newly-renegotiated U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA). The comments were made as part of the USITC’s hearing, United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement: Likely Impact on the U.S. Economy and Specific Industry Sectors.

Aluminum Association Calls on Trump Administration to Address Aluminum Overcapacity in Talks with China

In a letter to Treasury Department Under Secretary David Malpass, the Aluminum Association called on the Trump administration to address China’s structural aluminum overcapacity when meeting with Chinese Vice Minister of Commerce Wang Shouwen this week. 

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