February 11, 2020

Wauconda, Illinois -- The Aluminum Extruders Council (AEC) has released the 2020 edition of its popular publication, the AEC Buyers Guide. As a comprehensive member directory, the Buyers’ Guide contains listings of AEC Extruder Members, featuring such information as company headquarters, plant locations, and contact information. The Guide is arranged alphabetically and geographically, and includes an extensive capabilities chart in the center of the book presenting such information as maximum press circle size, forms produced, and types of services offered.  The Buyers’ Guide also includes listings for AEC Supplier and Producer Members.

Thought-provoking editorial content provides readers with interesting facts about aluminum and aluminum extrusions, as well as case examples in the feature article, "Aluminum Extrusions: Delivering Buzz-worthy Design Solutions," which showcases ways in which extrusions are helping to create remarkable design innovations for a wide variety of applications.

The Buyers’ Guide is one of the most requested publications provided by AEC and is available in both printed and digital formats.  Readers can download and view the free e-Book version at AECguide.org.

Printed copies of the Buyers’ Guide will be available at events in which AEC participates this year, including the industry’s longest-running technical conference, the Twelfth International Aluminum Extrusion Technology Seminar & Exposition – ET ‘20, currently celebrating 50 years of aluminum extrusion industry advancements.  Learn more at www.ET20.org.

The AEC Buyers’ Guide is available at no cost. To view online or request a printed copy, visit AECguide.org.

About AEC
The Aluminum Extruders Council (AEC) is the trade association representing approximately 75-percent of North American aluminum extrusion production. AEC committed to bringing comprehensive information about extrusion's characteristics, applications, environmental benefits, design and technology to users, product designers, engineers and the academic community. Further, AEC is focused on enhancing the ability of its members to meet the emerging demands of the market through knowledge sharing and best practices. For more information, visit www.aec.org.