Aurea to end smelting of aluminium alloys at French subsidiary Affimet

French recycler Aurea intends to end the smelting of secondary aluminium alloys at its Affimet subsidiary in France, a senior company official told Fastmarkets this week.

The move follows a series of production cuts in mainland Europe this year, with the secondary aluminium sector struggling to compete, and with ample supplies of European alloy against relatively...


Declan Conway

August 31, 2023

16:13 GMT