“For us the crisis is over.” The experience of Frank Busenbecker, Managing Director with Erbslöh Aluminium GmbH, a medium-sized supplier for the automotive industry, is currently shared by many companies in the aluminium industry. After the sharp decline last year, the industry has started on a catch-up race which, with its tempo, surprises even industry insiders. “In the first half of 2010 alone, the production of rolled and extruded products increased by a remarkable 30.3 per cent to 1.2 million tons – an unprecedented increase”, says Christian Wellner, Managing Director of the German Aluminium Association (GDA,) at the start of this year’s ALUMINIUM which, with a total of 873 exhibitor companies from 47 countries, was even slightly larger than the 2008 event which had so far held the record.
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Austria Metall AG – AMAG for short – is based in Ranshofen, Austria and is the nation´s leading manufacturer of aluminium semis and casthouse products for the processing industry. Production locations are based in Ranshofen (casting and rolling) and Sept Iles, Quebec, Canada (smelter).
The product portfolio comprises of high-quality aluminium flat rolled products in the form of coils, sheets and plates as well as foundry alloys in the form of ingots, sows and liquid aluminium. The application range of these products extends from aircrafts, automobiles and sporting goods, buildings, machinery, packaging, lighting, decoration up to IT and Telecommunication.
Learn more about Austria Metall AG at http://www.amag.at/