IMPACT ON ALUMINUM AND FERROUS INDUSTRIES OF ACCELERATING SUBSTITUTION OF ALUMINUM FOR IRON AND STEEL IN U.S. AUTOMOTIVE PRODUCTION: A PRELIMINARY ANALYSIS

The report covers the results of a preliminary feasibility investigation that was undertaken with the primary objectives of determining the economic potentials arising from an expected rapid expansion of aluminum usage in automotive applications and evaluating the opportunities for meeting this increased demand through increased recycling of aluminum. This phase concentrates on evaluation of such factors as aluminum scrap supply trends, market and geographic requirements, energy, and transportation.

  • Corporate Authors:

    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

    Institute of Science and Technology
    Ann Arbor, MI  United States  48109

    Economic Development Administration

    Publication Div, 14th Between E St & Constitution, NW
    Washington, DC  United States 
  • Authors:
    • Harbeck, L T
    • Crockett, L
    • Bardenstein, R L
    • Krzyzowski, M J
  • Publication Date: 1978

Media Info

  • Pagination: 105 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00198125
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: EDA-79-0101
  • Contract Numbers: EDA-06-06-01412
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 29 1979 12:00AM