US aluminum imports grow due to aging mills: analyst

Jun 20, 2013 | 06:43 PM | Everdeen Mason

Tags  aluminum, aluminum imports, Kamil Wlazly, Metal Bulletin Research, Everdeen Mason

NEW YORK — U.S. aluminum imports are growing as domestic mills become too old to compete with foreign mills, Metal Bulletin Research analyst Kamil Wlazly said June 20 at AMM’s Aluminum Summit.

"We can see the increased imports of foil to the U.S. because as foil mills are aging they are increasingly uncompetitive in global markets, and we expect that to continue," Wlazly said.....

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