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U.S. Steel Resumes Plant Construction Because of Tariffs
The company had suspended construction of an electric arc furnace steelmaking facility in Fairfield, Ala.,…
February 18th 2019
Executive Order Extends Buy American Preferences to Infrastructure Projects
President Donald Trump on Jan. 31 signed an executive order aimed at increasing the use…
February 18th 2019
Liberty Steel Steers New Research Project to Transform Britain’s Steel Sector
The work will concentrate on zero-waste iron and steelmaking and smart steel processing.
February 15th 2019
Trade Associations Seek Lifting of Steel, Aluminum Tariffs on Canada, Mexico
The letter was sent to Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer.
February 15th 2019
Steel Companies Boost Spending on Lobbying
The biggest spenders were Nucor at $2.23 million, ArcelorMittal at $1.47 million and U.S. Steel…
February 15th 2019
AISI Reports 4.4% Rise in Weekly Raw Steel Production
The output jump was led by the Southern region, whose production totaled 713,000 net tons.
February 14th 2019
LatAm Finished Steel Trade Balance Recorded Deficit: ALACERO
The Latin American exports of finished steel reached 9.1 Mt during Jan-Nov ’18.
February 13th 2019
LatAm Crude and Finished Steel Output Soared in 2018
The region’s crude steel production totaled 65 million tons (Mt) in 2018, as compared to…
February 12th 2019
U.S. Steel Shipments Surged 6.5% in Dec '18
The cumulative steel shipments during the entire year 2018 totaled 95.280 million net tons.
February 12th 2019
US Steel to Restart Idled Electric Arc Furnace in Fairfield Plant
US Steel plans to invest approximately $215 million.
February 12th 2019