Arconic to idle ops in Tennessee, New York

Weaker automotive demand for aluminium products stemming from the Covid-19 pandemic has forced Arconic to idle its operations in Tennessee and Massena, New York next week, the company told Fastmarkets on Friday April 3.

“Beginning Monday April 6, Arconic Tennessee Operations will enact a temporary idling of its facilities due to reduced orders from several large customers that have extended their shutdowns in response to Covid-19,” Arconic told Fastmarkets.
Arconic’s operations in Massena, New York, will also be idled from Tuesday April 7, the company said.

Arconic produces rolled aluminium products for the automotive, industrial and commercial transportation sectors at its...

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Michael Roh

April 03, 2020

18:58 GMT

New York