33131 Aluminum Manufacturing in the US Industry Report

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WWW.IBISWORLD.COM Aluminum Manufacturing in the US February 2010 1 IBISWorld Industry Report 33131 Aluminum Manufacturing in the US February 2010 Ross Connor Weathering the storm: The industry withstands low demand as higher profts are anticipated 2 About this Industry 2 Industry Definition 2 Main Activities 2 Similar Industries 3 Additional Resources 4 Industry at a Glance 5 Industry Performance 5 Executive Summary 6 Key External Drivers 6 Current Performance 8 Industry Outlook 10 Industry Life Cycle 12 Products & Markets 12 Supply Chain 12 Products & Services 13 Demand Determinants 13 Major Markets 14 International Trade 16 Business Locations 18 Competitive Landscape 18 Market Share Concentration 18 Key Success Factors 18 Cost Structure Benchmarks 19 Basis of Competition 20 Barriers to Entry 20 Industry Globalization 21 Major Companies 21 Alcoa Inc 23 Novelis Inc. 24 Century Aluminum Company 26 Noranda Aluminum Inc. 27 Kaiser Aluminum Corporation 31 Operating Conditions 31 Structural Risk Index 31 Investment Requirements 32 Technology & Systems 33 Industry Volatility 33 Regulation & Policy 34 Industry Assistance 34 Taxation Issues 35 Key Statistics 35 Industry Data 35 Annual Change 35 Key Ratios 36 Historical Performance 39 Jargon & Glossary www.ibisworld.com | 1-800-330-3772 | info @ ibisworld.com
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WWW.IBISWORLD.COM Aluminum Manufacturing in the US February 2010 2 Firms in this industry undertake one or more of the processes involved in converting the aluminum-bearing ore bauxite into products such as alumina (a semi-reFned aluminum product), aluminum ingots and rolled or drawn aluminum products (including plate, sheet, foil and extrusions). The industry also includes Frms that recover aluminum from scrap. The primary activities of this industry are Producing aluminum plate, sheet, foil, extrusions or other rolled and drawn aluminum shapes Recovering of aluminum from scrap Refining bauxite into alumina Smelting alumina to produce aluminum 33111 Iron & Steel Manufacturing in the U.S. This industry manufactures products which compete with alumina and aluminum producers and processors. 33141 Copper, Zinc & Lead Refining in the U.S. This industry tends to supply similar markets to the aluminum manufacturing industry. 33152 Nonferrous Metal Foundry Products Manufacturing in the U.S. Aluminum is an input to this industry 33211 Metal Stamping & Forging in the U.S. Aluminum is an input to this industry 33242 Metal Tank Manufacturing in the U.S. This industry makes us of aluminum plate Industry Definition Main Activities Similar Industries About this Industry The major products and services in this industry are Alumina Aluminum extrusions Aluminum sheet, plate and foil Other aluminum rolling and drawing Primary aluminum Secondary aluminum
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WWW.IBISWORLD.COM Aluminum Manufacturing in the US February 2010 3 About this Industry IBISWorld writes over 700 U.S. industry reports, which are updated up to four times a year. To see all reports, go to www.ibisworld.com Additional Resources For additional information on this industry www.aopl.org Association of Oil Pipe Lines www.aluminum.org
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