Aluminium Associations in the US, Europe, Canada and Japan urge G7 Governments to take concrete steps to deliver more free, fair and open trade

Global Aluminium Associations Welcome New OECD Report Highlighting
the Extent of the Role of Below-Market Finance in Distorted International Markets

(Washington DC, Brussels Belgium, Montreal Canada, Tokyo Japan — May 12, 2021) The aluminium associations of the United States, Europe, Canada and Japan call on G7 governments to provide leadership in support of ambitious multilateral and plurilateral negotiations to discipline trade distorting government support and state ownership in industrial sectors. There is clear and compelling evidence today that existing multilateral subsidy rules are inadequate to remedy the scale and scope of state intervention in aluminium markets.

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