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The German aluminium packaging market:
Positive order levels and consumption in May

29 May 2017 − 

Suppliers of tubes, beverage and aerosol cans made of aluminium were reaping the benefits of positive order levels and customer demand in mid-May.

Most market experts said the momentum registered during the first quarter had been sustained.

There seems to be a little easing on the cost side thanks to the development of aluminium quotes. In mid-May, the majority of EUWID respondents reported a slight easing of aluminium prices.

However, the Commodity Research Team of Commerzbank, Frankfurt am Main, says this slight dip has since been stopped again.

 

This article is an excerpt from EUWID's quarterly report on the German aluminium packaging market. The complete article is be published in EUWID Packaging Markets 11/2017

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