MSCI: Steel Inventories Hit Seven-Year Low

January 2006
Metal Center News;Jan2006, Vol. 46 Issue 1, p54
Trade Publication
The article presents information on steel inventories at U.S. service centers. According to the report issued by the Metals Service Center Institute, steel inventories are 19.2 percent behind November 2004 and slightly low from October's 12.7 million tons record. Moreover, the report says that the November figure of 986,800 tons was 15.1 percent behind November 2004. Further, it is reported that the U.S. government has registered 94,000 tons of aluminum shipped, which is 7.1 percent low from the October 2004 record though still slightly ahead of November 2004.


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