Novelis, Inc.

Company Profile



3560 Lenox Road, Suite 2000, Atlanta, GA 30326 USA

Business Overview

-The Company is the global leader in manufacturing aluminum rolled products. In the fiscal year ended March 31, 2017, the Company shipped approximately 3,067 kilotons of aluminum rolled products.

-The Company is a subsidiary of Hindalco Industries Limited, the metals flagship company of the Indian multinational company Aditya Birla Group.

-The Company produces aluminum rolled products for the following markets:

  • Transportation
  • Packaging
  • Architectural
  • Industrial
  • Consumer durables and other



North America Europe Asia South America
-Tri-Arrows Aluminum
-Norsk Hydro A.S.A.

-BinZhou WeiQiao Aluminum Science & Technology
-China Zhongwang Holdings
-Henan Mingtai Aliminum Industries
-Henan Zhongfu Industrial
-Kobe Steel
-Shandong Nanshan Aluminum
-Southwest Aliminum

-Companhia Brasileira de Aluminio


-The Company is indirectly a wholly owned subsidiary of Hindalco Industries Limited.


-The Company supplies aluminum that is used in the applications listed below.

Rolled aluminum components for automotive bodies
-Body panels and side walls
-Doors, hoods and trunks
-Wings, spoilers and fins

Structural components
-Engine supports
-Cross members
-Crash-resistant passenger compartments
-Platforms to mount drive units and axle modules
-Peripheral energy-conversion areas

Car trim and sealings

Heat exchangers
-Aluminum fin stocks
-Brazing sheets

Transportation components
-Flexible tubes

  • Heat protection tubes
  • Air ducts
  • Exhaust pipes
  • Thermal insulation hoses
  • Energy absorption elements
  • Tubes for hot and cold air distribution

-Heat protection mats and sleeves
-Energy absorption elements
-License plates


2005 The Company was created in 2005 as a spin-off from aluminum producer Alcan Inc.
May 2007 The Company was acquired by Hindalco Industries Limited, another veteran of the aluminum business.
May 2013 Signed a cooperation agreement with ThyssenKrupp Tailored Blanks for the development of tailored aluminum blanks.
May 2013  The company Europe has qualified its rolling and finishing facility in Gottingen, Germany to produce automotive aluminum sheet.
Jul. 2013 Announced the opening of its expanded aluminum rolling operations in Pindamonhangaba, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Oct. 2013 Completed two-year, USD 400 million expansion program in South Korea.
Oct. 2013 Commissioned USD 200 million expansion of its rolling operations in Oswego, New York, U.S.
Dec. 2013 Announced investment of an additional USD 205 million to further expand global manufacturing operations serving the automotive market in U.S. and Germany.
Apr. 2014 Groundbreaking ceremony of a new aluminum automotive heat treatment line in Nachterstedt, Germany.
Apr. 2014 Signed agreement with Changzhou National Hi-Tech District to build China's first aluminum automotive sheet manufacturing facility with an annual capacity of 120,000 metric tons.
Jan. 2018 Announced investment of USD 305 million to locate a new processing plant in Guthrie, Kentucky to produce automotive-grade aluminum sheet.
Feb. 2018 Signed binding agreement to acquire operating facilities and manufacturing assets at its Sierre plant that have historically been leased.  The EUR 200 million acquisition from Constellium is expected to close in the first quarter of fiscal 2019.

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