Azerbaijan: company starts producing aluminum molds

As part of measures taken to reduce the dependence of the aluminum industry of Azerbaijan on imports, Azeraluminium LLC has established useful cooperative ties and began production of aluminum molds. The metallographic structure and mechanical properties of this product comply with modern standards. The manufactured molds are already installed on conveyors and are ready for…

Armenia: aluminum foil exports up in H1 2019

In January-June Armenia exported 16.8 thousand tons of aluminum foil, up by 0.8% YoY, valued at $49.8 million, down by 9.1%. According to the Customs Service, the foil was exported to the US (33.1%), Germany (25.5%), the Netherlands (11.4%), Poland (9.5%), France (7%), Italy (5.8%), Austria (3.4%), Denmark (1.5%), the UK (1.2%), the Czech Republic…

Russia: new aluminum GOST approved

A new GOST 4784-2019 “Aluminum and deformable aluminum alloys. Grades” has been approved. It covers aluminum and deformable alloys used in the manufacture of a wide range of semi-finished products (sheet, coils, rounds, plates, rods, sections, etc.). Over 50 types of aluminum alloys used in the construction, power, machine-building, etc were added to the new…