Aluminum Shapes Sponsors Trade Winds Latin America Program

Delair, New Jersey (July 11, 2016) – Aluminum Shapes LLC, America’s largest single-site aluminum extruder, announced today their sponsorship of the Trade Winds Latin America Conference and Trade Mission in Santiago, Chile. The conference, hosted by the U.S. Commercial Service, focuses on helping US companies connect with vetted foreign buyers and partners to facilitate sales opportunities in Latin America.

Supporting the program was a natural progression for us. We already have a strong focus on exports as we look to expand our market share. The help and guidance the U.S. Commercial Service has offered us has been invaluable. We are proud to support such a great effort,” said Brigette Douglass, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Aluminum Shapes LLC.

To be eligible for this program, a company must currently export product, as well as source a minimum of 51% of their raw material from the United States.

The conference will take place September 7-9, 2016 in Santiago, Chile.


A fully integrated company, Shapes offers the widest range of production and distribution capabilities in the industry including: Billet Casting, Remelt, Extrusion, Die Support, Fabrication, Finishings, Aluminum Anodizing, Engineering Design Support, Shipping and Distribution. From its 267,020 square meter, state-of-the-art facility, Shapes operates a highly efficient manufacturing and distribution operation with centralized administration, marketing, and customer service. Combined with our on-site engineering staff, technical support and quality assurance procedures, we can provide our customers with more rapid order fulfillment, higher quality, and better on time delivery performance. Backed by these capabilities and significant infrastructure investments over the last decade, Shapes has created one of the most comprehensive soft alloy aluminum extrusion facilities in North America.