The U.S. administration just announced on Friday 17 May the lift of Section 232 tariffs for aluminium against Canada and Mexico. It is time to also exempt Europe from the 10% tariff on aluminium products, says European Aluminium.
Maarten Labberton in Parliament Magazine's Opinion Plus
The European Commission is considering a deal for the steel sector in exchange for granting China Market Economy Status (MES). This approach ignores the enormous Chinese overcapacities in industries like aluminium and creates unfair
distortions on the EU market.
Today Kjetil Ebbesberg, Hydro, will take on the position of Chairman of European Aluminium until the next General Assembly, replacing Pierre Vareille.
Gerd Götz for EurActiv
European Aluminium comments on the Supporting Study