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STEEL: Growth on horizon for steelmakers

STEEL: Growth on horizon for steelmakers

Things are looking up for steelmakers after a rough patch during the economic downturn and a winter weather-chilled first quarter.

August 31, 2014 12:00 am
STEEL: Automotive sales, construction key for steel industry

STEEL: Automotive sales, construction key for steel industry

Demand for steel was relatively flat in the United States in 2013, but AcrelorMittal is expecting a 4 percent increase in demand and shipments this year.

May 04, 2014 12:00 am
STEEL: Shipments strong to auto, appliance industries

STEEL: Shipments strong to auto, appliance industries

The steel industry got a boost from strong car sales in 2013, which hopefully should continue into this year, said Susan Zlajic, manager of government affairs at ArcelorMittal USA Inc.

February 02, 2014 12:00 am
Steelmakers looking to cut costs

Steelmakers looking to cut costs

ArcelorMittal and U.S. Steel have been working on streamlining operations after a prolonged economic slump has kept them from being profitable, and the Pittsburgh-based steelmaker plans to review labor costs at all its facilities.

August 11, 2013 6:00 am Photos

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STEEL: Global conditions have been challenging for steelmakers

STEEL: Global conditions have been challenging for steelmakers

Steelmakers continue to struggle with weak demand, low prices and overcapacity.

July 21, 2013 12:00 am
Steel futures bring transparency, efficiency to market

Steel futures bring transparency, efficiency to market

For many years the steel futures market was all talk and little action, but those days are gone as more financial products tied to the price of steel come to market.

April 07, 2013 12:00 am

Ports of Indiana-Burns Harbor shipments up 6 percent through May

Cargo shipments handled at the Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor are up 6 percent in the first five months of this year from the comparable 2011 period, according to data released Tuesday from a U.S. and Canadian marine industry coalition.

June 13, 2012 1:00 pm
Trade group cuts global steel demand forecast

Trade group cuts global steel demand forecast

A key steel trade association cut its forecast for global steelĀ demand this year on concerns that recovery in steel use could stall in the European UnionĀ and Japan and China could show slower growth than a year ago.

April 30, 2012 12:00 pm
Supply concerns to dampen steel product prices, market

Supply concerns to dampen steel product prices, market

Planned starts of steel mill production capacity in the United States is likely to strain pricing for products key in automotive production and construction through 2011, according to a London-based steel research analyst.

July 19, 2011 2:30 pm Related
Concerns dampen steel product prices, market

Concerns dampen steel product prices, market

Planned starts of steel mill production capacity in the United States is likely to strain pricing through 2011 for products key in automotive production and construction, according to a London-based steel research analyst.

July 19, 2011 2:30 pm Related
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