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Mike Southwood is a Senior Analyst with CRU's Aluminium team and joined the company in 2006 via the acquisition of Commodity Metals Management Company.

Mike covers the full value chain of the North American aluminium sector and is a primary contributor to the team's publications and price forecasts, including the Aluminum Weekly Outlook, the Aluminum Price Perspective, the Aluminium Products Monitor, and the Aluminium Flat Rolled Products Quarterly Outlook.

He also serves as CRU's in-house technical analyst for all LME metals prices, exchange rates, and oil prices, providing critical insight into the risks around short-term price movements.

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Harvey and Irma’s impact on the US Aluminium Market

166 years ago, in 1851, was the last time two Atlantic Category 4 hurricanes hit the United States in the same year. The regions ravaged by Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane...

By Mike Southwood 27 September 2017