July 2005
Metal Center News;Jul2005, Vol. 45 Issue 8, p44
Trade Publication
The article presents news briefs related to the metal industry. It reports that AK Steel Inc. has advised its flat-rolled carbon steel customers that a 208 dollar per ton surcharge is being added to invoices for products shipped during July 2005. It also reports that Timken Latrobe Steel Co. raised prices by 5 to 10 percent June 1, 2005 on all remolded aerospace alloys, air melt stainless steel and tool steel grades. Commercial Metals Co. reported net earnings of 71.7 million dollars on net sales of 1.7 billion dollars for the quarter ended May 31, 2005.


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