Rusal announces intent to construct Kentucky aluminium rolling mill

Rusal intends to start an aluminium rolling mill in Kentucky, a key region for US aluminium product production, with US holding company Braidy Industries Inc, the Russian aluminium producer said.

The announcement marks its first major investment in the United States following the removal of the sanctions against the company at the beginning of the year. The now-removed sanctions were enacted by the US Treasury on April 6 2018, for reasons that included Russia’s involvement in the annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea peninsula and the unrest in Syria,...

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Burcu Cura

April 15, 2019

14:23 GMT

London