Alcoa recently announced a reorganization of its management structure to better align itself with global markets. The company will create a new global primary business, serving the aluminum and alumina markets, and a new global extruded products business. It will also create an integrated North American and European business, serving the mill products markets. The rigid packaging business, with major operations in the U.S. and Australia, will be organized into a new global business group, in combination with Alcoa's Asia operations and the global industrial foil business.
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