21 February 2014
Aleris said it recently signed a multi-year agreement with Boeing (NYSE: BA) to supply aluminum aerospace plate and sheet.
Aleris is a key supplier to all major aircraft manufacturers worldwide. Aluminum plate and sheet products for Boeing will be supplied from Koblenz, Germany.
Boeing and Aleris are also currently in the process of qualifying Aleris´ state-of-the-art rolling mill in Zhenjiang, China, for aircraft plate. Aleris formally introduced its USD350m hot rolling mill in April 2013.
Aleris is a privately held, leader in aluminum rolled products and extrusions, aluminum recycling and specification alloy production. Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, it operates approximately 40 production facilities in North America, Europe and Asia. For more information, visit www.aleris.com.