50 years on

The International Aluminium Institute (IAI) is marking the 50th Anniversary of its founding and its role in representing the global primary aluminium industry on a sustainable journey. As part of the celebrations, the IAI will put the spotlight on the industry’s people and defining moments to share the milestones and challenges of the last 50 years, while looking ahead to the future. 

The IAI was established in 1972 to primarily foster industry collaboration with a focus on collecting and publishing statistical data – and this remains one of the IAI’s core priorities. During the past 50 years, the IAI has been a leading voice for the aluminium industry, providing solid statistical data, which is widely acknowledged as credible and robust with statistical and analytical expertise, honed over several decades.  Read more