ECONOMIC OUTLOOK 2006: Slowing, But Still Growing

Triplett, Tim
November 2005
Metal Center News;Nov2005, Vol. 45 Issue 12, p26
Trade Publication
The article provides an outlook of experts on the steel trade and industry for the fiscal 2006 in the U.S. Though growth rate may have peaked in the previous year, experts share a general optimism about continued metals demand. Despite the expected boost from hurricane reconstruction, demand for industrial metals could experience some turbulence in the next few years. In general, the economic environment is slowing down, but the metal industry is still showing signs of continued growth.


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