EC opens anti-dumping investigation into Chinese aluminium extrusions

The European Commission has opened an anti-dumping investigation into aluminium extrusions originating from China, European Aluminium said on Friday February 14.

European Aluminium is the industry association that represents the aluminium industry in Europe. The investigation follows a complaint by European Aluminium which claimed that member companies are negatively affected by the dumping of Chinese exports of aluminium extrusions.
The association said it supports the EC’s action and urges the swift adoption of appropriate anti-dumping measures.
“Increasing amounts of underpriced Chinese exports are dumped on the EU market, with harmful consequences for European aluminium producers,” Gerd Götz, director general of European Aluminium, said.

“In the past year, production lines and entire plants closed, with significant job losses as a result. We ask the EU to be proactive rather than wait until it is...

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Justin Yang

Alice Mason

February 14, 2020

15:36 GMT

London