15 October 2020
Even after the decisions made by the federal and state governments on October 14, 2020 to contain the corona pandemic, trade fairs can still be held in Germany.
22 September 2020
In view of the postponement of this year's ALUMINIUM fair to 18-20 May 2021, Aluminium International Today and ALUMINIUM from 5-9 October 2020 will bring the industry together in a special "online showcase". The focus will be on product innovations and market reports.
18 September 2020
Trade shows in Germany are characterized by their internationality: according to data collected by the German trade show association AUMA, around 60% of the 180,000 exhibitors each year come from abroad, a third of them from countries outside Europe. Of the 10 million visitors, almost 30% come from abroad. All the more important for the restart of the events is now the clarification on the part of AUMA that the entry of trade show participants from abroad is in principle also possible in times of the Corona pandemic.
15 September 2020
How does Assan Alüminyum make sure it produces in a particularly sustainable way and what sustainability goals does the company pursue? Derin Akersoy, Senior Manager, Marketing and Corporate Communications, explains the initiatives in our most recent video interview.
14 September 2020
During the first half of 2020, COVID-19 has triggered turmoil on the metal markets. But in early September, there are signs that the worst may be over - at least in the Far East, namely China and South Korea. Japan has been partly hampered by the resignation of its long serving Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. But this shouldn’t be a major setback. North America is totally different - not only because of the elections in November, but also because of the Corona death toll, still raging from Alabama to Wyoming.
10 September 2020
Former Formula One driver Nico Rosberg is on the jury in the German TV show "The Lion's Den“. His portfolio company, Volocopter GmbH, has developed the "VoloDrone". This is an electrically powered cargo drone that was specially developed for transport tasks in a wide range of industrial applications. In order to be able to fulfil this demanding task, the drone is mainly made of aluminium.
01 September 2020
Together with the trade journals "Aluminium Praxis" and "International Aluminium Journal", the ALUMINIUM fair uses this autumn to make the innovations of the exhibitors visible.
10 August 2020
The American technology company Apple has been able to improve its CO2 balance by 35 percent in 2019. This has been achieved through a strong focus on energy efficiency, low-carbon production and the switch to one hundred percent renewable electricity. And aluminium has also played a key role in this success.