The decisive EU voice of non-ferrous metals producers and recyclers
Our industry in Europe
We employ 500,000 workers in over 900 facilities across Europe. See where your metals are produced and recycled.
Metals with Ambition
We want to make the metals required for a low-carbon economy – cleanly and in Europe. Join our mission to develop a 2050 blueprint for Europe’s metals industry.
Our EU policy priorities
We work with EU policymakers on policies including Circular Economy, Climate Change, Environment and Trade. See what we’re aiming for.
COVID-19 Recovery Plan - Our press release
Europe’s metals industry welcomes the COVID-19 Recovery Plan and its focuses on improving strategic autonomy for raw materials and establishing climate and digital leadership.
Letter - COVID-19 recovery & strategic autonomy for met...
We wrote a letter to European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, to emphasise our sector’s full support for two major focuses of your COVID-19 recovery programme towards the Green Deal.
COVID-19: Safeguarding employees & operations
The EU metals industry’s COVID-19 priority is to safeguard its employees while maintaining its operations for supplying essential value chains: medical equipment, food packaging and critical infrastructure.
COVID-19: Impacts on metals industry
A member survey has found that the EU metals sector is already experiencing significant and growing economic impacts from COVID-19 - reduced demand, supply disruptions, transport difficulties & workforce disturbance.
New industrial transformation 2050 masterplan
“Today’s Masterplan for energy-intensive industries is an essential step towards the EU integrating its work on the Green Deal and new Industrial Strategy”.
Battery Raw Materials: Achieving sustainability while avoiding shortages
Rewatch our MEP-led debate aiming to produce feasible pathways to securing Europe’s battery raw materials while addressing their sustainability.