The Group of aluminum spinners was created in 1938 and today brings together the only aluminum spinners , members of Aluminum France and producing in France .
In addition to various tasks of common interest (keeping statistics, collecting information for market studies, dealing with users and with specialized organizations, defending the profession, etc.), the Groupement des spineurs aluminum plays a role . active in the representation of French industrialists with European Aluminum .
The GFA is a founding member of ADAL (Association for the Development of Anodized or Lacquered Aluminum) which issues labels for the surface treatment of aluminum.
The GFA is also a founding member of the Aluminum Architecture Association (AAA) which it created with the SNFA (professional organization representing designers, manufacturers and installers of exterior joinery in aluminum profiles) for the promotion of aluminum products in the building industry.