Titanium Suppliers See Opportunity Rather Than Crisis

Airbus assembly line
Current-generation aircraft, such as the Boeing 787 and Airbus A350, contain more titanium than their predecessors—a trend that is expected to continue with future designs.
Credit: A. Doumenjou/Airbus
Titanium suppliers are eyeing the shift in aerospace supply chain strategies as manufacturers sever connections with Russian providers, but there is no indication of a looming shortage of the key material or a significant urge to boost investments in pursuit of new business. “At this point, we see...

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