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The CRU Aluminium Industry Virtual Training Course will be held again on 29-31 May 2024, and will run on GST (GMT +4) and EST (GMT -5), to allow you to attend the course in real-time.

Extended on demand access! You will also be able to watch the recordings of each module on demand for 3 months after the course has taken place, so that you can review the training in your own time.

Spaces are limited, so book early. Group booking discounts and subscriber discounts now available - find out more

Combining 1000s of hours’ worth of research compiled over many years, CRU’s Aluminium Industry Training Course is a complete and detailed introduction into the workings of the global aluminium and raw materials markets.

Demystifying market, technological and financial issues, this three-day course provides cost- and time-effective coaching from the most respected aluminium brand in the industry, resulting in clear career benefits to seasoned executives and new entrants alike.

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Are you interested in a bespoke company training course? CRU can tailor the course to suit your strategic objectives. Alternatively, if you wish to discuss a group booking discount, please contact Hamish Mackinnon, T: +44 (0)20 7903 2134  E: hamish.mackinnon@crugroup.com
Learning Objectives

An overview of production, trade flows and consumption

Get a comprehensive understanding and insight into the workings of the aluminium industry

Gain insights into the market dynamics

Understand how key aluminium markets have evolved over time

Comprehensive breakdown of pricing and economics

Appreciate why premiums, indices and other pricing mechanisms exist and how they are calculated

Special focus on sustainability

A detailed view of sustainability including ESG goals, climate change and GHG, life cycle analysis, recycling, and circular economy

Help your professional development at any stage

Benefit your career by getting an in-depth understanding of the entire supply chain and valuable insights into the aluminium industry from CRU’s experts

Gain insights from our experienced instructor, Colin Pratt, Associate Consultant, CRU


Who should attend?

  • Integrated aluminium producers
  • Rolled and extruded product manufactures
  • Aluminium recyclers
  • Aluminium consumers in automotive, packaging, construction and wire and cable

View who attended the last training course here

View the Agenda

  • Traders
  • Miners, refiners, and other raw materials suppliers
  • Suppliers to the aluminium industry
  • Government
  • Warehousing and logistics
  • Financial institutions

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