Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism (CBAM): Aluminium Sector


21-09-2023 14:00 (UTC +02:00) Europe/Brussels

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Short description

The transitional period of Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism, rules, implications and reporting requirements for importers, exporters and producers of aluminium from the EU, third countries.

Domain / Area

Taxation, Customs



Application deadline

12-09-2023 12:00 (UTC +02:00) Europe/Brussels


European Commission

Number of participants


Number of participants / country



CBAM experts will present the general aspects of the Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism (CBAM) and share specific information for the Aluminium sector. The session will consist of presentations and interactive parts to respond to questions from the audience. This session on Aluminium sector is part of a series of 6 webinars per sector.

This webinar will be recorded. If you are accepted to the event you will have access to the event’s link via the event’s page. If not, the recording will be made available on the portal, shortly after the event and will be freely accessible.
To allow a diverse participation, 
in case of a high number of applications from the same entity, only 2 people from one entity will be accepted.

Please note that a nanolearning to introduce CBAM is already available. An eLearning module on the Aluminium sector under CBAM will also be published in the Customs & Tax EU Learning Portal.


  • to present the CBAM and the timeline for its implementation;
  • to explain the main criteria for calculating relevant CBAM emissions in the Aluminium sector and the main reporting obligations;
  • to provide a snapshot of the IT system for the reporting;
  • to address any outstanding questions that participants may have after having watched the dedicated eLearning module.

Expected outcomes

Attending the webinar will allow you to gain a clear understanding of the concept of CBAM, the procedures to follow and supporting material available.


  • A power point presentation will be used to showcase the various aspects.
  • CBAM experts will present the mechanism, using examples and real cases.
  • Questions will be answered at the end of the webinar session.
  • A survey will appear at the end of the webinar to track participants’ satisfaction, additional information needed and measure webinar effectiveness.
  • Supporting material will be shared with participants after the completion of the webinar.

Language of the workshop

English. No interpretation will be provided.

Technical requirements

  • The webinar will take place online on the “Zoom” platform.
  • Participants will be able to enter the webinar 15 mn before.
  • During the CBAM webinar, all participants will be muted.
  • Participants will be given the opportunity to ask questions.
  • Questions will be answered during the last part of the webinar.
  • Participants consent to be recorded during the webinar. The recording will be made public following the session. The webinar session will be recorded for training purposes. Attendees themselves may not record the webinar session.

Profile of participants

Producers of aluminium from the EU, third countries


Subject matter experts

The webinar has ended on 21-09-2023 15:30 (UTC +02:00) Europe/Brussels