Major growth expected for automotive aluminum

Various metals, including aluminum (green), magnesium (yellow), and press-hardened ultra-high-strength steel (maroon) can be seen on the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica at NACE 2016. Also visible is the composite front structure (red). (Photo by John Huetter/Repairer Driven News)

Toronto, Ontario — August 9, 2017 — The use of aluminum in vehicles is expected to grow immensely over the next three years, according to a report prepared by research firm Ducker Worldwide. According to the report, aluminum car doors will show up on 25 percent of the North American fleet by 2020. In 2015, aluminum doors […]