Lightweight, High strength, & Durable

75% of all aluminium ever made is still in use today, it is infinitely recyclable

Aluminium - the future of the automotive industry

Training delivered

A to Z of Aluminium - next workshop 17 March 2015

Built to last

Durable aluminium keeps our transport system moving

Newport Rail Station

New concourse opened in 2010

ALFED Latest News


ALFED's 2015 Budget highlights

2015 Budget – some good news for aluminium businesses The Aluminium Federation welcomes many of the...

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Upcoming Events


Energy Efficiency Teach-in

Energy Efficiency Teach-in 15 April 2015 (10.00-12.30 including lunch) At the National Metalforming Centre, West...

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The aluminium age

The main alternative to steel is becoming more popular for its lightweighting potential. James Bakewell, writing...

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Welcome to the Aluminium Federation

The Aluminium Federation is the trade association that represents the interests of the UK aluminium industry.  Based in West Bromwich, the Aluminium Federation acts as the point of contact between the aluminium industry and its many stakeholders.

In view of the Aluminium Federation's success as a premier on-line resource for all matters related to aluminium, the site has been improved to accommodate the growing number of people searching for aluminium information.

This site contains many features such as: On-line ordering of our most popular publications; Links to on-line education material for schools; Improved search facilities for suppliers of products and services to end users.

Write to Us

National Metalforming Centre,
47 Birmingham Road,
West Bromwich,
West Midlands,
B70 6PY