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09:00 - 13:00
Bonnell Aluminum - Site Visit

Site visit Bonnell Aluminum Newnan Georgia operations. 

14:30 - 15:30
Roundtable - Capturing the Value in Scrap

Secondary producers, scrap traders, and die casters will share their views on the strategies and limitations to capturing maximum value in scrap. Audience members are invited to share their perspectives during the session

16:00 - 17:00
Raw Materials Outlook - Bauxite & Alumina

Global alumina and bauxite producers discuss supply, demand, pricing mechanisms and changing cost structure of global dry bulk freight. 

17:00 - 17:45
Panel discussion - Carbon Markets

Global coal tar pitch and calcined coke producers discuss the outlook in the carbon markets

09:00 - 09:15
Conference Opening Remarks

Doug Hilderhoff, Principal Analyst, Head, North America Aluminum CRU and Greg Wittbecker, Senior Analyst, Aluminum, CRU address the main themes of the conference and the takeaways delegates will benefit from.

09:45 - 10:45
Primary Aluminum Debate – Forecasting in a Volatile Environment

Speakers from producers, banks and CRU will share their views on the primary market outlook

11:15 - 12:15
Panel Discussion - Trade Policy and Trade Flows

Policy makers, transport and logistics companies discuss the outlook in the US, China and Europe

12:15 - 13:15
Extrusions – Has the Supply Shock of 2018 Placed Non-Casters in a Vulnerable Position?

Speakers include CRU, a domestic extruder, a service center and a large domestic extrusion consumer

16:00 - 17:00
Rolling – Will we see a Resurgence in US Capacity?

Panellists include CRU, domestic rollers, large domestic FRP consumers