Media Advisory: Webcast Announcement

Novelis FusionTM Technology Enables First Commercial Production of Multi- Alloy Aluminum Rolling Ingots

ATLANTA, June 13, 2006 - Novelis Inc. (NYSE: NVL) (TSX: NVL), the global leader in aluminum rolled products, today unveiled Novelis FusionTM technology, a breakthrough process that simultaneously casts multiple alloy layers into a single aluminum rolling ingot. This marks the first time that any company has achieved the commercial production of multi-alloy aluminum ingots.

Novelis Inc. is hosting a webcast to introduce the first major technological advance in decades of aluminum manufacturing.

Brian W. Sturgell, President and CEO, Novelis Inc.

Thomas W. Eagar, Sc.D., Professor of Materials Engineering,
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

11:00 - 11:30 a.m. EDT, Tuesday, June 13
This program will be archived beginning June 14 at


Audio only at:
1-866-297-6315 (Alternate number: 1-847-944-7311)
Confirmation Number: 1486-8054
Host name: Charles Belbin
Company: Novelis

Charles Belbin
Office: (404) 814-4260
Cell: (404) 803-2588

SOURCE Novelis Inc.