Highlight the material and position Québec’s aluminium industry, and the companies that compose it.
Ensure the convergence of all stakeholders of aluminium’s ecosystem for a strong, competitive and performing industry.
The aluminium sector is an industry of strategic significance for the province of Québec and has a major economical impact.
Thanks to an annual production of 2.8 million tons of aluminium and with one of the lowest carbon footprints in the world, Québec is a top-tier worldwide exporter. Of the total 38,000 jobs in Québec’s aluminium industry, 80% (29,800) are allocated in the 1,734 processing companies, whose turnover amounts to $11.6B.
Benefiting from a multisectoral economy (transport, construction, infrastructure, aerospace, packaging, etc.), Québec’s aluminium industry is made up of international caliber companies as well as an important network of research and development in aluminium, thanks to seven state-of-the-art research centres and companies where innovation is a common value.
Consult our directory of footbridges conceived and fabricated in Québec, the oldest one celebrating its 35th anniversary in 2021… without any maintenance!
The innovation directory offers you a tour around the world to discover multiple innovative applications and uses of aluminium in infrastructures.
Whether you need a type 5052 H32 aluminium alloy plate or a type 1100 rod, consult our directory to find aluminium products quickly and easily.
The eight smelters in Québec cumulate an annual production of 2.8 million tons of first fusion aluminium with the lowest carbon footprint in the world.
Québec’s aluminium industry has more than 1734 companies of first, second and third processing allocated around the province.
Québec’s equipment and specialized suppliers distinguish themselves with high technology equipment and by providing on-demand solutions to smelters around the world.
Close to 50 companies recycle and revalue aluminium scrap originating from smelters and processing companies.
The presence of seven public and private research centres in Québec allows aluminium users to access scientific expertise to develop innovative and performing solutions.
The CeiAl is your source of information for any question or technical demand relating to aluminium use.
The CeiAl is an ally to perfect your technical knowledge on aluminium.
The CeiAl is your partner in concept development and product designing.