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Aluminum

Aluminum

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Aluminum in Thousand Tons by the following Product Segments: Extruded Products, Rolled Products, Castings, and Others. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2009 through 2017. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. The report profiles 140 companies including many key and niche players such as Alcoa, Inc., Alumínio Brasileiro S/A, Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C, Aluminum Corporation of China Limited, Ball Corporation, BHP Billiton, Century Aluminum Company, Companhia Brasileira De Alumínio, Crown Holdings, Inc, Dubai Aluminium Company Limited, Hindalco Industries Ltd, Hydro Aluminium AS, Kaiser Aluminum Corporation, National Aluminum Company Ltd., Rio Tinto Alcan Inc., United Company RUSAL, Vedanta Resources Plc, Bharat Aluminum Company Ltd, and Madras Aluminium Company Ltd. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based upon search engine sources in the public domain.

  • I.INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS
    • Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations
    • Disclaimers
    • Data Interpretation & Reporting Level
    • Quantitative Techniques & Analytics
    • Product Definitions and Scope of Study
    • Product Description
    • Extruded Products
    • Rolled Products
    • Castings
    • Others
    • Forgings
    • Wire
    • Aluminum Powder
  • II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
  • 1. GLOBAL OUTLOOK
    • Global Aluminum Market - A Curtain Raiser
    • Table 1: Global Per Capita Aluminum Consumption in Select Countries/Regions: 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • A Decade of Growth in Aluminum Output and Consumption
    • Economic Woes Threaten the Vigor of Aluminum Industry
  • 2. ALUMINUM MARKET
    • Present Scenario and Outlook
    • Emerging Markets to be the Key Drivers for Demand Growth
    • Aluminum Consumption Tilted towards Consumer Applications
    • Table 2: Global Aluminum Demand by End-Use Sector (2011): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Transportation, Packaging& Consumer Goods, Construction & Infrastructure, Machinery/Equipment & Electrical and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • End-Use Markets for Aluminum - An Insight
    • Transportation to Fuel Growth in Developed Markets
    • Construction Ahead in Aluminum Consumption across the Developing World
    • Aluminum Sheet Demand Bounces Back from Recession-Led Declines
    • Aluminum Usage in Automotive Sector Reaches Record Highs
    • Auto Manufacturers Switch to "Weight Loss" Mode
    • Aluminum Use in Automotive Sector to Double
    • Rising Popularity of Aluminum Castings among Automotive Manufacturers
    • Higher Safety Encourages Auto Manufacturers to Switch to Aluminum
    • Audi's ASFᆴ Technology - Exemplifying Benefits of Transition to Aluminum
    • Growth in Consumer Electronics to Boost Aluminum Demand
    • Inherent Advantages of Aluminum Boosts Usage
  • 3.ALUMINUM INDUSTRY OVERVIEW
    • Primary Aluminum Production - A High Energy Consuming Industry
    • Table 3: Comparison of Cost Factors in Primary Aluminum Production (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Toxic Waste - Another Problem to Contend With
    • Current Global Aluminum Production Scenario
    • Primary Aluminum Production Rises Post Recession
    • Table 4: Global Primary Aluminum Production by Leading Countries: 2007 - 2011 (In Thousand Metric Tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 5: Global Primary Aluminum Production Capacity by Leading Countries: 2011 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Middle East - Emerging as a New Global Hub for Aluminum Production
    • Recession Causes Supply Glut in Aluminum Market
    • Global Aluminum Industry Still in Surplus, Albeit in a Decline
    • Innovations in Semi-finished Forms: Order of the Day
    • Recycling - An Indispensable Component of Aluminum Supply
    • Huge Capacity Cuts Likely as Weak Metal Prices and High Power Costs Bruise Producers
    • China to be at the Forefront of Capacity Cuts
    • Europe & China to Bear the Major Brunt
    • Lower Shut Downs - Causes and Concerns
    • Supply Shortage on the Cards
    • Excess Capacity - A Cause for Lower Aluminum Prices
    • Aluminum Prices to Improve
    • Aluminum Stocks and Prices - Current Scenario and Outlook
    • Table 6: Average Annual Prices of Aluminum: 2006-2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 7: Global Aluminum Inventory: 2008-2011 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Other Statistics
    • Table 8: Global Alumina Production by Country: 2009 & 2010 (In Thousand Tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 9: Global Alumina Production by Region (2010): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Output for Asia, South America, Europe, North America and Africa (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 10: Global Bauxite Output by Country: 2009 & 2010 (In Thousand Tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • 4.COMPETITION
    • Table 11: Leading Global Producers of Primary Aluminum by Output: 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Vertical Integration Gradually Withers
    • Downstream Businesses to Witness High M&A Activity
    • Growing Market for Aluminum Scrap
  • 5.HISTORICAL BACKGROUND
  • 6.PRODUCT OVERVIEW
    • Aluminum - The Metal
    • The Industry
    • Production Influencers
    • Material Revolution
    • Substitutes
    • Aluminum in Twentieth Century
    • Uses of Aluminum
    • Too Good for Many Applications...
    • Aerospace Industry
    • Automotive Industry
    • Coatings Industry
    • Construction Industry
    • Electrical Industry
    • Marine Industry
    • Packaging Industry
    • Foil-Based Packaging Systems
    • Aluminum Foils
    • Aluminum Cans
    • Aluminum Beverage Bottle Gains Ground
    • Pharmaceutical Industry
    • Personal Care Industry
    • Surface Transportation Industry
    • Water Treatment
    • Aluminum Casting Alloys
    • Aluminum Production Process
    • Secondary Production
    • Bauxite - The Source
    • Aluminum Recycling
    • Production of Rolled Aluminum
  • 7.PRODUCT SEGMENTATION
    • Extruded Products
    • Rolled Products
    • General Procedure
    • Castings
    • Types of Casting
    • Sand Casting
    • Die Casting
    • Permanent Mold Casting
    • Others
    • Forgings
    • Wire
    • Applications
    • Aluminum Powder
  • 8.RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY
    • PT Alumindo to Acquire Aluminum Factory in Fujian, China
    • Shen Huo Coal to Acquire Shen Huo Aluminum
    • Advanced Metallurgical Group Acquires KB Alloys
    • Scott Brass Acquires Aluminum Services
    • Sumitomo Corporation & Partners Acquires ARCO Aluminum
    • Hydro Acquires Vale's Aluminum Business
    • Kobe Steel to Collaborate with Jiangsu Alcha Aluminum
    • Metalis to Launch an Aluminum Billet Plant in Brazil
    • Ball Corporation Acquires Aerocan
    • Guangxi Signs Agreement to Build an Aluminum Plant
    • Nanshan Aluminum to Build an Aluminum Extrusion Plant
    • China Power to Collaborate with Alcoa
    • Encore Wire to Build a New Manufacturing Plant in Texas
    • Cosma International to Acquire BDW's Operations
    • Antam and Showa Denko to Construct Alumina Facility
    • Do-fluoride and CHALCO Form a Joint Venture
    • Sasol Constructs Tri-Ethyl Aluminum Facility in Germany
    • Benthanh and SAPA to Upgrade Alumina Facility in HCM City
    • Dalian Huicheng Begins Construction of Manufacturing Plant in Dalian
    • SRS Takes Over Whitehall
    • Alumina Refinery to Establish Plant in Kachchh
    • Antam and Hangzhou to Construct Alumina Facility
    • Chalco and GIIG to Construct Electrolytic Aluminum Facility
    • Xining Establishes a Chemosynthesis Aluminum Foil Facility in China
    • Sumitomo Light Metal to Install Coil-Slicing Line in China
    • Alcoa to Establish a Primary Aluminum Facility in Brazil
    • Aditya Birla Group to Complete Alumina Refinery and Aluminum Smelter Facility
    • Jamaica to Divest Stakes in Clarendon Alumina Factory
    • Kobe Steel to Establish Aluminum Forgings Facility in China
    • Aluminum Smelters in Sichuan to Reach Full Capacity Production
    • Saudi Arabian Mining to Establish Aluminum Facility in Ras Al Zour
    • Baosteel Plans to Establish Aluminum Smelter in Indonesia
    • Guizhou Galuminium to Establish Aluminum Facility in China
    • China to Witness Onstreaming of Two Aluminum Facilities
    • GZ Industries Establishes Aluminum Can Facility near Lagos
    • Hydro to Establish New Aluminum Recycling Facility in Norway
    • Vale to Divest Valesul Assets to Alum�nio Nordeste
    • Hydro Sells Rolling Mill to Bavaria
    • Hindalco to Establish Beverage Can Plant
    • Yankuang and Bauxite Resources Inks JV
    • Fushi to Acquire Dalian Jinchuan
    • Zhongwang Holdings to Purchase Qinghai Guoxin
    • IBC to Acquire Beralcast
    • Southwire Company Signs Agreement with American Insulated Wire
    • Henan Zhongfu to Establish an Aluminum Alloy Project in China
    • Aluar to Enhance Aluminum Production
    • Xinghe Aluminum Establishes New Aluminum Foil Facility in China
    • CIMC Vehicles and Alcoa to Jointly Develop Aluminum Fuel Tanker Trailer
    • Chinalco Plans to Establish a New Aluminum Smelter in Gansu Province
    • Keymark to Establish Aluminum Extrusion Press
    • Hydro Sells Automotive Structures Business to Benteler
    • Century Aluminum Divests Alumina and Bauxite Assets to Noranda
    • Sapa AB Takes Over Indalex Aluminum
    • Alcoa Inks Agreement with Noble
    • Pierce Aluminum Takes Over Jenks Metals
    • Compass Automotive Takes over Operations of Citation
    • CST Industries Purchases Temcor
    • Wabash Purchases Assets of Benson
    • GE Inks Contractual Service Agreement with EMAL
    • Alcoa Signs Cooperation Agreement with Henan Government
    • Vale Divests Minority Stake of CAP ALUMIna to Dubai Aluminum
    • Alcoa Inks JV with Ma'aden to Establish Aluminum Complex
    • Revolution Technologies Takes Over Optimizer Additives
    • Gulbrandsen Chemicals Acquires Aluminum Chloride Business of Arkema
    • Rio Tinto to Divest Interest in Nonfemet International Aluminum
    • Alcoa and Noble Ink Agreement
    • CPI Mengdong Energy to Import Alumina from Trafigura Group
    • Patrick Aluminum Acquires Certain Assets of Patrick Industries
    • Abu Dhabi Basic Industries and Midal Cables Enter Into Joint Venture
    • Qatar Industrial Manufacturing to Establish Aluminum Facility
    • Koenig & Vits to Take Over Aleris Aluminum Canada
    • Alcoa Acquires Alumina and Bauxite Refining Operations of BHP Billiton
    • Noranda Aluminum Takes Over Gramercy Alumina Plant from Century Aluminum
    • Shanghai Datun Energy Resources to Acquire Xuzhou Sifang Aluminum Group
    • CST Industries Takes Over Temcor
    • NALCO to Enter into Joint Venture with Kerman Development Organization
    • Platinum Equity Acquires Stake in Alcan Cable
    • Taiwan Chinsan and Hitachi Ink Agreement
    • Federal-Mogul Naberezhnye Chelnym Commences Aluminum Diesel Piston Production
    • Chinalco to Acquire Stake in Rusal Aluminum Plant
    • Bosai Minerals Group to Acquire ALUMIna Mine
    • Eships Bags Shipping Deal from Emal
    • Alcoa and RUSNANO Ink MoU
    • United Company RUSAL Inks Aluminum Contract with Norinco
    • Adbic Inks MoU with Gulf Extrusions
    • Chinalco Plans to Sell Stake to Chalco
    • Votorantim Metals Inks Aluminum Deal with Trinidad & Tobago
    • Alcoa and Ma'aden to Develop Aluminum Industry
    • Macquarie Harbour Mining Enters Into Agreement with Alcoa Rolled
    • Alcoa Purchases Stakes of Anode Plant and Aluminum Smelter
    • Dubal Inks Service Contract with GE
    • Ball Takes Over Packaging Plant of AB InBev
    • Norsk Purchases Stake in Famco
    • Baosteel Group and Chinalco Signs Partnership Agreemant with CACC
    • Koppers Concludes Construction and Commissioning
    • Orissa Government Inks Agreement National Aluminium Company
    • Novelis Signs Supply Agreement with Anheuser-Busch
    • Albemarle to Form a 50:50 Joint Venture with Ibn Hayyan Plastic Products
    • Orbite Purchases former Alpha Quartz Systems plant
    • Chinalco and Xinheng Enter into a Joint Venture
    • Orkla Completes Partial Acquisition of Sapa from Alcoa
    • Alcoa Completes Elkem's Acquisition from Orkla
    • BV Capital Acquires Complete Stake in Rogers Induflex
    • Kenner Completes Pace Acquisition from Leggett
    • Valmont Takes Over West Coast Engineering
    • Crown to Acquire Crown Hellas
    • WXP Holdings Completes Acquisition of Tredegar's Aluminum Extrusion Business
    • Apollo Acquires Xstrata's Noranda Aluminum
    • Silberline Acquires Aesthetic Color-Tech and Yasida
    • J W Aluminum Signs Agreement with Oracle Packaging
    • UC RusAl to Resume Operations of Aluminum Plant
    • Ras Al Khaimah Minerals & Metals Investments Inks MoU with National Aluminum Company
    • Holtec International Takes Over Pro-Fab Industries and Pro-Fab Extrusion
    • Midas Holdings to ink Joint Venture with Aluminium Corp of China
    • Aluminum Corporation of China to Acquire Businesses and Assets in Pingguo Aluminum
    • China Minmetals Acquires Majority Stake in Shanxi Guanlu
    • RusAl Inks MoU with Economic and Social Development Fund of Libya
    • Ashapura Minechem and Adani Group Enter Into Joint Venture to Establish Aluminum Project
    • GE Energy Signs Contractual Services Agreement with Qatalum
    • Delphi Signs Licensing Agreement with Beck Aluminum
    • Alcoa to Divest Operations to Rank Group
    • Orbite Inks Agreement with Aluminerie Alouette
    • China Power Investment and UC RUSAL Inks MOU
    • Rio Tinto to Renovate Boyne Island Smelter
    • Emaar Inks MOU with EMAL International
    • Corus Signs Letter of Intent Klesch
    • Heath Outdoor Products Purchases Purple Martin Gourds, Poles and Accessories Line of Carroll Industries
    • Platte River Purchases Outstanding Stock of Hetsco
    • Northfield Capital Inks Agreement to Sell Wholly Owned Subsidiary
    • SNC-Lavalin Group Bags Upgradation Contract
    • Advance Engineered Products Acquires Lazer Inox Group
    • National Aluminium Company to Acquire Stake in Tajik Aluminium Company
    • Alcoa Signs Agreement with Vietnam Coal-Mineral
    • Tata and National Aluminium to sign Joint Venture agreement
    • China Gengsheng Minerals Inks Definitive Agreement with Qiandongnanzhou Xinyu Abrasives
    • Chalco to Purchase Stake in Six Companies
    • Minmetals Resource to Purchase Stake Guangxi Huayin
    • Chalco to Form a Joint Venture with MMC and Saudi Binladin Group
    • National Aluminium Company Inks MOU with Rak Minerals & Metals
    • Hydro to Acquire Four Distribution Centers of Alumetal
    • Hydro to Invest in a New Recycling Furnace in Germany
    • UC RUSAL Commences Production at ALSCON Smelter in Nigeria
    • Hydro to Acquire 45% Stake in Famco
    • Ess Dee Aluminium to Acquire India Foils
    • Alcoa and Aluminium Corp. of China Acquire Minority Stake in Rio Tinto
    • CCL Industries Completes the Acquisition of CD Design GmbH
    • UC Rusal Signs an Agreement with CPI to Establish Joint Venture Projects
    • QIMC and Partners to Establish an Aluminum Extrusion Joint Venture in Qatar
    • Sapa to Acquire Kam Kiu Aluminum in China
    • Klesch Enters into Libyan Joint Venture
    • Kaiser Aluminum Expands Business
    • NALCO to Construct Plants in South Sumatra
    • WXP Holdings Takes Over Aluminum Extrusions Business from Tredegar
    • Samuel Son & Co Completes Acquisition of Encore Metals
    • Bavaria Industriekapital Acquires Teksid Aluminum
    • Rio Tinto Acquires Alcan
    • Reliance Steel & Aluminum Acquires Metalweb
    • Reliance Steel Acquires Clayton Metals
    • JW Aluminum Acquires Coastal Aluminum
    • RecovCo Acquires Alcan's French Aluminum Recycling Operations
    • UC RUSAL Commences Construction of Taishet Aluminum Smelter
    • Alcoa to Provide Forged Aluminum Wheels to Shelby Automobiles
    • Alcoa Divests Stake in Chalco
    • Alcoa Defense Bags Armor Plate Supply Contract from AM General
    • Alcoa Bags Major Contracts in Japan
    • Hydro Commences Qatalum Aluminum Plant Construction
    • Alcan to Sell Stake in Utkal Alumina to Hindalco
    • Hydro Installs an Air Washer at its German Rolled Products Plant
    • Hydro Launches New Recycling Furnace at Neuss Plant
    • Chalco Acquires 56.86% Interest in Huaxi Aluminum
    • Rexam to Set Up Aluminum Can Plant in Russia
    • Alcoa Commences Third Chinese Plant for Flat-Rolled Products
    • RUSAL and HYDROOGK Commence Construction of Boguchanskiy Smelter
    • Genstar Acquires International Aluminum Corporation
    • Aleris International Acquires Wabash Alloys
    • Southwest Aluminum to Set Up First Aluminum Alloy Plates Unit in China
    • Alcan Enters into Joint Venture with Dingsheng Aluminium
    • Novelis Enters into a Supply Agreement with Rexam in Latin America
    • Asahi Tec Establishes Second Joint Venture with Wheelhorse Aluminum in China
    • Ekco Completes Acquisition of Industria Mexicana del Alumunio
    • Chinalco Inks a Deal with Midas
    • Chalco Signs Joint Venture Agreement to Construct Aluminum Smelter
    • Minmetals Resources to Acquire Stake in Huayin Aluminum
    • Zhongfu Completes Acquisition of Linfeng
    • Advanced Metals Group Acquires Ross Aluminum Castings
    • PT Aneka Tambang and UC RUSAL to Build an Aluminum Smelter
    • Chinalco to Increase Aluminum Fabrication Capacity
    • Jinbei Aluminum Divests 40% Interest in Meishan Aostar Aluminum
    • Alcan to Construct World Class Aluminum Plant in Tianjin
    • Oldcastle Glass Acquires Vistawall
    • TK Aluminum Divests Remaining Stake in Nanjing Teksid Aluminum Foundry
    • Minmetals Resources to Increase Stake in North China Aluminum
    • Chinalco to Acquire Additional 0.66% Stake in Southwest Aluminum
    • JW Aluminum Acquires Rollex's Rolling Facility
    • Harvey Industries Takes Over Hayes Lemmerz International-Wabash
    • Metals USA Takes Over Lynch Metals
    • CFI Holdings Completes Acquisition of Smithford Products
    • Symmetry Holdings Acquires Novamerican Steel
    • Apollo Management Acquires Xstrata Aluminum
    • Inprom Acquires Samara Metallurgical Plant
    • Hindalco Acquires Novelis
    • Reliance Steel & Aluminum Acquires Encore
    • RUSAL Merges with SUAL and Glencore to form United Company RUSAL
    • Chalco Completes Acquisition of Baotou
    • Alcoa Sets Up Joint Venture with Sapa
    • Alcan Acquires 76% Stake in Alukbond India
    • Gissa to Divest Aluminum Unit to Nemak
    • Capital Acquisitions to Merge with Precision Aluminum
    • Chalco to Take Over Three Aluminum Smelters
    • Nemak Acquires TK Aluminum Plant
    • Chinalco Acquires Additional Interest in Fujian Ruimin Aluminum
  • 9.FOCUS ON SELECT GLOBAL PLAYERS
    • Alcoa, Inc. (USA)
    • Alum�nio Brasileiro S/A
    • Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C (Alba) (Bahrain)
    • Aluminum Corporation of China Limited (Chalco) (China)
    • Ball Corporation (USA)
    • BHP Billiton (Australia-UK)
    • Century Aluminum Company (USA)
    • Companhia Brasileira De Alum�nio (CBA) (Brazil)
    • Crown Holdings, Inc (USA)
    • Dubai Aluminium Company Limited (UAE)
    • Hindalco Industries Ltd (India)
    • Hydro Aluminium AS (Norway)
    • Kaiser Aluminum Corporation (USA)
    • National Aluminum Company Ltd (India)
    • Rio Tinto Alcan Inc. (Canada)
    • United Company RUSAL (Russia)
    • Vedanta Resources Plc (UK)
    • Bharat Aluminum Company Ltd (India)
    • Madras Aluminium Company Ltd. (India)
  • 10.GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE
    • Table 12: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Primary Aluminum by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 13: World Historic Review for Primary Aluminum by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 14: World 15-Year Perspective for Primary Aluminum by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 15: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Aluminum Extruded Products by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 16: World Historic Review for Aluminum Extruded Products by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 17: World 15-Year Perspective for Aluminum Extruded Products by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 18: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Aluminum Rolled Products by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 19: World Historic Review for Aluminum Rolled Products by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 20: World 15-Year Perspective for Aluminum Rolled Products by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 21: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Aluminum Castings by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 22: World Historic Review for Aluminum Castings by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 23: World 15-Year Perspective for Aluminum Castings by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 24: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Other Aluminum Products by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 25: World Historic Review for Other Aluminum Products by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 26: World 15-Year Perspective for Other Aluminum Products by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • III. MARKET
  • 1. THE UNITED STATES
    • A. Market Analysis
    • Current & Future Analysis
    • Domestic Shipments on the Rise, Transportation Takes the Lead
    • Table 27: US Aluminum Demand by End-Use Segment (2011): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Transportation, Packaging, Construction and Building, Electrical, Equipment and Machinery and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Demand from Packaging Industry Rises
    • Domestic Production Recuperates Following Recession-Led Drop
    • Table 28: US Aluminum Production by Source (2006-2011): Volume Production of Primary and Secondary Sources (Old & New Scrap) in Thousand Metric Tons (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Competition
    • Table 29: Leading Players in the US Primary Aluminum Production by Capacity: 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Aluminum Resources
    • Review of Aluminum Exports and Imports
    • Exports Volume Rises
    • Table 30: US Exports of Aluminum by Destination (2010): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Exports for China, Mexico, Canada, South Korea, Taiwan and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 31: US Exports of Aluminum by Destination (2010): Percentage Breakdown of Value Exports for China, Canada, Mexico, South Korea, Taiwan, Japan, Hong Kong, UK, Brazil, France and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Heavy Reliance upon Imports Continues
    • Table 32: US Imports of Aluminum by Country of Origin (2010): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Imports for Canada, China, Russia, Mexico, Argentina, Venezuela and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 33: US Imports of Aluminum by Country of Origin (2010): Percentage Breakdown of Value Imports for Canada, China, Russia, Mexico, Germany, Argentina, Venezuela, UAE, South Africa, Brazil and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Trade Deficit Continues in the US
    • Table 34: US Aluminum Exports, Imports and Trade Balance in Volume: 2009-2010 (In Thousand Metric Tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 35: US Aluminum Exports, Imports and Trade Balance in Value: 2009-2010 (In US$ Millions) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 36: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Primary Aluminum by Product Group/Segment - Extruded Products, Rolled Products, Castings and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 37: US Historic Review for Primary Aluminum by Product Group/Segment - Extruded Products, Rolled Products, Castings and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 38: US 15-Year Perspective for Aluminum by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Extruded Products, Rolled Products, Castings, and Others Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • 2. CANADA
    • A. Market Analysis
    • Current & Future Analysis
    • By Product Segment
    • By End-Use Market
    • Table 39: Canadian Aluminum Consumption (2011): Percentage Share Breakdown by End Use Segments-Transportation, Packaging, Construction, Electricity, and Other (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Aluminum Industry Overview
    • Table 40: Canadian Primary Aluminum Production (2007-2011) (In Thousand Metric Tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 41: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Primary Aluminum by Product Group/ Segment - Extruded Products, Rolled Products, Castings and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)through 2018
    • Table 42: Canadian Historic Review for Primary Aluminum by Product Group/Segment - Extruded Products, Rolled Products, Castings and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 43: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Aluminum by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Extruded Products, Rolled Products, Castings, and Others Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • 3.JAPAN
    • A. Market Analysis
    • Current & Future Analysis
    • By Product Segment
    • End-Use Market Analysis
    • Table 44: Aluminum Demand in Japan by End-Use Segment (2010 & 2011): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Shipments for Transportation, Construction & Building, Fabricated Metal, Food, Communication Machinery and Electrical Appliances, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Lower Housing Starts Affect Shipments to Construction Sector
    • Fortunes Abound in the Transportation Sector
    • Post Recession Boost for Aluminum Product Shipments in Japan
    • Increased Aluminum Alloy Imports from China Hits Domestic Suppliers
    • Japanese Aluminum Suppliers Skeptical About Future Prospects
    • Key Industry Statistics
    • Manufacturer Shipments
    • Table 45: Japanese Domestic Shipments of Extruded Products by End-Use Segment (2010 & 2011): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Shipments for Construction and Building, Transportation, Industrial Machinery, Electrical Appliances, Fabricated Metal and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 46: Japanese Domestic Shipments of Flat Rolled Products by End-Use Segment (2010 & 2011): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Shipments for Food, Transportation, Foil, Electrical Appliances, Fabricated Metal and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • EXIM Statistics
    • Table 47: Japanese Imports of Aluminum Ingots by Country of Origin (2007-2009): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Imports for Australia, Russia, Brazil, New Zealand, China and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 48: Japanese Flat Rolled Product Exports by Destination (2009): Breakdown of Volume Exports in Thousand Tons for China, Thailand, Malaysia, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 49: Japanese Extruded Product Exports by Destination (2009): Breakdown of Volume Exports in Thousand Tons for Malaysia, China, South Korea, Thailand, US and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 50: Japanese Imports of Flat Rolled Aluminum Products by Country of Origin (2009): Breakdown of Volume Imports in Tons for South Korea, US, Germany, China, France and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 51: Japanese Imports of Extruded Aluminum Products by Country of Origin (2009): Breakdown of Volume Imports in Tons for US, China, South Korea, Germany, UK and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 52: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Primary Aluminum by Product Group/ Segment - Extruded Products, Rolled Products, Castings and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 53: Japanese Historic Review for Primary Aluminum by Product Group/Segment - Extruded Products, Rolled Products, Castings and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 54: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Aluminum by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Extruded Products, Rolled Products, Castings, and Others Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • 4.EUROPE
    • A. Market Analysis
    • Current & Future Analysis
    • By Country
    • By Product Segment
    • By End-Use Markets
    • Table 55: European Aluminum Demand by End-Use Sector (2010): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Demand for Transport, Building, Packaging, Engineering and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Europe Leads in Aluminum Use in the Automotive Sector
    • Low Cost Factor Assisting in Rapid Uptake of Aluminum in Cars
    • Euro Debt Crisis Hits Aluminum Industry
    • Regional Divide on the Impact of the Crisis
    • Silver Lining Appears Ahead
    • Secondary Aluminum too Faces the Wrath of the Crisis
    • Industry Overview
    • Russia Dominates Aluminum Productionin Europe
    • Table 56: Primary Aluminum Production in Leading European Countries: 2009 & 2010 (In Thousand Metric Tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Imports form a Major Chunk of Aluminum Supply in Europe
    • Table 57: Percentage Breakdown of Aluminum Supply in Europe by Category: 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Governments Adopt Measures to Control the Shutdown of Smelters
    • Shift in the European Industry

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