Posts tagged as Aluminum

Skonto Plan starts work on 21 mln euros construction project in UK

Friday, August 24, 2018

Skonto Plan, a member of Latvia’s Skonto Group, has started work on the facade of the new KeyBridge residential project in London, which foresees the construction of the UK’s tallest residential brick tower. The contract is worth 21 mln euros. The KeyBridge project is being developed in London’s prestigious Vauxhall district. The project envisages construction of two apartment buildings – the 22-story KeyBridge House and the 37-story KeyBridge Lofts. The…

Trump Authorizes Doubling of Tariffs on Turkey’s Steel, Aluminum

Saturday, August 11, 2018

President Donald Trump said he’s authorized doubling some metals tariffs on Turkey, citing poor relations with the NATO ally amid an escalating conflict over its detention of an American pastor. “I have just authorized a doubling of Tariffs on Steel and Aluminum with respect to Turkey as their currency, the Turkish Lira, slides rapidly downward against our very strong Dollar! Aluminum will now be 20% and Steel 50%. Our relations…