China, US should discuss aluminium overcapacity - Aluminum Association

The Aluminum Association wants US and Chinese officials to address the issue of Beijing's aluminium overcapacity at meetings on August 22-23 with an eye towards a long-term solution.

“At the invitation of the US, Wang Shouwen, Vice Minister of Commerce and Deputy China International Trade Representative, plans to lead a delegation to the US in late August and to hold consultations with David Malpass, the Under Secretary of the Treasury, on China-US economic and trade issues of both sides’ concern,” China’s Ministry of Commerce said in a statement on August 18. The Aluminum Association wrote that it sees the talks as...

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Michael Roh

August 22, 2018

21:28 GMT

New York