Midwest aluminum premium surges on threat of tariff rise

At the behest of the American Primary Aluminum Association (APAA), U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer has been encouraged to push the Trump administration to rule this week against Canada’s duty-free status for primary aluminum into the U.S. market. APAA’s case is “surging” Canadian imports are damaging the prospects for U.S. smelters and only a reinstatement…

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At the behest of the American Primary Aluminum Association (APAA), U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer has been encouraged to push the Trump administration to rule this week against Canada’s duty-free status for primary aluminum into the U.S. market. APAA’s case is “surging” Canadian imports are damaging the prospects for U.S. smelters and only a reinstatement...

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