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Industry Import Monitoring and Analysis


Feature of the Month

Aluminum licenses now require applicants to identify the country of smelt! 

  1. Questions?
  2. Visit Getting Started with the AIM System
  3. Send the licensing team questions at


The country of most recent cast dashboard has been released!

Getting Started With AIM

Other aluminum pages

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Aluminum Import Licensing
All aluminum imports into the United States require an import license for Customs entry summary. The aluminum import license is an automatic license used for data collection purposes only. Importers and customs brokers use this website to obtain their aluminum licenses prior to completing their Customs entry documentation.
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Aluminum Import Monitor
Commerce publishes: (1) the U.S. Aluminum Import Monitor, which combines data from Census and import licenses and is updated weekly; and (2) the Country of Most Recent Cast Dashboard with information on the country where imported aluminum products were most recently cast.
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Aluminum Reports
ITA's reports provide information on aluminum trade and state of the U.S. aluminum industry.