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Report Shows Rebound for U.S. Aluminum Extruders Due to Tariffs on Chinese Imports

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Roughly four years ago, the Department of Commerce imposed antidumping and countervailing duties on imports of aluminum extrusions from China to provide domestic extruders a fairer share of the market. According to one study, it’s been so far, so good for … Continue reading

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Virginia Court Affirms Judgment Holding Employer Liable for On-Job Safety Violations

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As far as at least one court is concerned, the presence of a jobsite supervisor is enough to make a company liable for the actions of its employees on the job. Last week, the Court of Appeals of Virginia affirmed … Continue reading

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AEC Announces New Vice Chairman and Four New Extruder Directors

The Aluminum Extruders Council (AEC) held its annual election of officers and directors at the 65th Annual Meeting & Leadership Conference on March 19 in Coral Gables, Fla. Richard A. Merluzzi, CEO of Pennex Aluminum Co. in Wellsville, Pa., was … Continue reading

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AEC to Co-Locate Annual Conference with CRU Conference

The Aluminum Extruders Council (AEC) has announced that its 2014 Annual Meeting and Leadership Conference will be co-located with CRU Group’s Aluminum Industry Trends Conference in March at The Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables, Fla. The event will be held … Continue reading

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AFC Launches New Campaign Focusing on Aluminum Extrusion Fair Trade

The Aluminum Extruders Council (AEC) has launched a new campaign to raise awareness and understanding of the AEC Aluminum Extrusion Fair Trade Initiative. The campaign centers on the theme, “Fair Trade – It Matters!”  A new website page has been … Continue reading

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AEC Presents Volunteer of the Year Awards

The Aluminum Extruders Council (AEC) recently presented two “Volunteer of the Year Awards” during its Volunteer Recognition Ceremony, held at its March meetings. This year’s awards went to Gary Jones, operations manager for Ilsco Extrusions Inc. in Greenville, Pa., and … Continue reading

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