By MT Bureau|Oct 13, 2020

Aluminium Can Play A Pivotal Role In The Changing Face Of The Automotive Sector

By Sharad Matade

Every kilogram of aluminium used reduces the weight of a car by a kilogram, if not more. Globally, transportation accounts for the largest share of aluminium consumption at 27 percent. Experts project that by 2025, the average aluminium content in a car will reach 250kg. However, India is already behind the global benchmark when it comes to aluminium usage in vehicles. Aluminium consumption in the Indian auto sector is only about four percent, against 11 percent in the US and 14 percent in Europe.

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