The Big Get Bigger: Reliance Woos EMJ

February 2006
Metal Center News;Feb2006, Vol. 46 Issue 2, p10
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the definitive merger agreement between metal distributors Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co. and Earl M. Jorgensen (EMJ) Co. The deal is valued at approximately $934 million including the assumption of EMJ's net debt. The transaction will significantly increase Reliance's geographic, product and customer diversification in Canada and the U.S.


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