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Metals industry requests swift EU action on US tariff
We echo the European aluminium industry’s call for EU action in the wake of the US decision to impose a 10% tariff on all aluminium products from Europe.
Metals industry regrets US aluminium import measures
We fully support the European aluminium industry’s call for the EU to protect their interests following US President Trump’s announcement of a 10% tariff to be imposed on all aluminium imports.
Waste deal: a step forward for metals recycling
We congratulate negotiators for agreeing a singular vision to advance EU waste policy. Our outstanding question is whether governments will have too many loopholes for avoiding its ambition in key areas.
Trade Defence agreement - closure welcomed
On balance, Europe's metals industry welcomes the EU’s political agreement on trade defence instruments modernisation - although the final package is not as ambitious as we originally hoped.
ETS agreement - Indirects remain the “missing link”
EU institutions have not found an adequate solution for compensating industry’s indirect carbon costs, despite significant goodwill.
EU Circular Economy: why metals matter
Metals matter in the EU Circular Economy. Why? Check out this 2 minute animation to find out.