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Outline of The Japan Aluminium Industry

1. Scope of Activities

* Promotion of demand for aluminum and its products.
* Protection of Global Environment as regards the aluminum industry.
* Promotion of the safety and health.
* Promotion of cooperative relations with aluminum associations oversea
* Collection and publication of data and statistics for aluminum on an international and domestic basis.
* Standardization of aluminum and its products.
* Public relations and publication relating to aluminum.
* Commendation and awarding.
* Expression of opinions of the industry before the public and the government.

2. History

1947 Light Metal Rolling Association (LMRA) and Light Metal Smelting Association (LMSA) were established.
1978 Japan Aluminium Federation (JAF) was established through the merger of LMRA and LMSA.
1999 Japan Aluminium Association (JAA) was established through the merger of JAF and Light Metal Association (LMA).

3. Membership (As of May, 2018)

* 135 (127 companies and 8 associations)
* Members List & Site

4. Directors (As of May, 2018)

Chairman: Ichiro Okamoto
(President and CEO, Nippon Light Metal Company, Ltd.)
Vice Chairman: Yukimasa Miyashita
(Head of the Aluminum & Copper Business, Kobe Steel Ltd.)
Vice Chairman: Katsuyasu Niibori
(President, UACJ Foil Corporation)
Executive Director:  Yoshihisa Tabata

5. Address of the Association

Head Office: Tsukamoto Sozan Bldg.
2-15, Ginza 4-Chome, Chuo-ku,
Tokyo 104-0061 Japan
Telephone: +81-3-3538-0221
Fax: +81-3-3538-0233
http: //www.aluminum.or.jp
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Osaka office: Senba Center Bldg.
Senba-Chou, 1-4-301, Senba-Chuo 2-Chome,
Chuo-Ku, Osaka 541-0055 Japan
Telephone: +81-6-6268-0558
Fax: +81-6-6265-4446
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