Aleris is a global leader in the manufacture and sale of aluminum rolled products, with approximately 14 facilities in three geographically aligned business units in North America, Europe and China. We serve a variety of end-use industries, including aerospace, automotive, defense, building and construction, transportation, packaging, and consumer goods. Click the video window below to view the Aleris story.

Unlimited PotentialAleris produces a wide variety of aluminum rolled products for diverse industries worldwide. Almost everything we make is manufactured to specific customer requirements. Our state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities produce rolled aluminum for everything from highly designed cladding for building facades to technically sophisticated aerospace plates that demand high quality and reliability standards. And we offer a broad range of alloys to meet virtually any customer need.

Aleris is grounded in the belief that aluminum offers our customers unlimited potential as they look to bring new products and solutions to the world. We partner with customers globally to help them capitalize on the benefits of aluminum, with a focus on providing quality, customization and creativity through high-performance and sustainable products.

Company Growth (employees)
Cleveland, US
Size (employees)
5,200 (est)
Aleris was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Cleveland, US

Aleris Office Locations

Aleris has an office in Cleveland
Cleveland, US (HQ)
25825 Science Park Dr

Aleris Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


Aleris Financial Metrics

Revenue (2016)

$2.7 b

Revenue growth (2015-16), %


Gross profit

$287.9 m

Gross profit margin (2016), %


Net income (2016)

($75.6 m)

Cash (31-Dec-2016)

$55.6 m
Aleris's revenue was reported to be $2.7 b in FY, 2016 which is a 8.7% decrease from the previous period.
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


$4.3 b$2.9 b$2.9 b$2.7 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

$4 b$2.6 b$2.7 b$2.4 b

Gross profit

$289.8 m$247.5 m$214.9 m$287.9 m

Gross profit Margin, %


General and administrative expense

$238.1 m$221.9 m$203.5 m$218.5 m

Operating expense total

$238.1 m$221.9 m$203.5 m$218.5 m


$66.2 m$11.7 m($8.3 m)$51.9 m

EBIT margin, %


Interest expense

$97.9 m$107.4 m$94.1 m$82.5 m

Pre tax profit

($38.7 m)($75.7 m)($95 m)($32.3 m)

Income tax expense

($2.6 m)($129.5 m)($22.7 m)$40 m

Net Income

($36.1 m)$88 m$48.8 m($75.6 m)
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


$60.1 m$28.6 m$62.2 m$55.6 m

Accounts Receivable

$376.9 m$271 m$216.2 m$218.7 m


$683.4 m$627.9 m$480.3 m$538.9 m

Current Assets

$1.2 b$1.4 b$787.4 m$846.6 m


$1.2 b$942.9 m$1.1 b$1.3 b

Total Assets

$2.5 b$2.9 b$2.2 b$2.4 b

Accounts Payable

$303.2 m$268.2 m$223.2 m$246.6 m

Total Debt

$1.2 b$1.5 b$1.1 b$1.5 b

Current Liabilities

$516.3 m$656.9 m$465.7 m$475.7 m

Non-Current Liabilities

$1.6 b$1.9 b$1.4 b$1.7 b

Total Liabilities

$2.1 b$2.6 b$1.8 b$2.2 b

Common Stock

$300 k

Preferred Stock

Additional Paid-in Capital

$401.9 m$414.1 m$421.9 m$428 m

Retained Earnings

$39.1 m$87.7 m$11.8 m

Total Equity

$368.7 m$293.3 m$327.2 m$216.6 m

Debt to Equity Ratio

3.4 x5 x3.4 x6.8 x

Debt to Assets Ratio

0.5 x0.5 x0.5 x0.6 x

Financial Leverage

6.7 x9.8 x6.6 x11 x
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

($36.1 m)$88 m$48.8 m($75.6 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

$129.5 m$157.6 m$123.8 m$104.9 m

Accounts Receivable

$16 m($34 m)($31 m)($9.4 m)


$15.7 m($170 m)$128 m($70 m)

Accounts Payable

($31.3 m)$78.6 m($18.6 m)$41.7 m

Cash From Operating Activities

$31.9 m$119.5 m$12 m

Purchases of PP&E

($238.3 m)($164.8 m)($313.6 m)($358.1 m)

Cash From Investing Activities

($235.4 m)($265.3 m)$273.7 m($354.6 m)

Short-term Borrowings

($443.8 m)

Long-term Borrowings

($380.8 m)($107 m)

Dividends Paid

($313 m)

Cash From Financing Activities

($331.6 m)$246.1 m($359.9 m)$338.1 m

Aleris Operating Metrics

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