Eurometaux warns EU of disruptions in metal production

Eurometaux, the non-ferrous metals industry association, warned the European Union of “unsustainably high European electricity prices” and asked that a package of measures be adopted “to prevent deindustrialization in strategic industries,” in a letter on Tuesday January 18.

The Brussels, Belgium-based association said that electricity prices have quadrupled in the EU, which has caused the closure or reduction of capacity at the bloc’s aluminium and zinc smelters, as...

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Yasemin Esmen

January 19, 2022

23:20 GMT

New York