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


Former Top Gear presenter to speak at ALFED event

The Aluminium Federation  has chosen former Top Gear presenter Quentin Willson  to be the guest speaker...

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Upcoming Events


Global Automotive Lightweight Materials Congress Europe (GALM) 2015

The business case for designing and manufacturing lighter weight vehicles is never-ending, as regulatory and...

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EAA Circular Economy position statement April 2015

In the light of the European Commission preparatory work on the revised EU Circular economy package, please find...

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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