TITLE

Just Another Case of Mid-Year Jitters?

AUTHOR(S)
Triplett, Tim
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Metal Center News;Jun2006, Vol. 46 Issue 7, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article comments on the economic performance of the steel industry in the U.S. as of the mid-year of 2006. As observed, there is uncertainty in the economy. Although the gross domestic product is performing well, it is counterbalanced by disappointing job growth, especially in the manufacturing sector. A decline in the shipments of steel products from service centers in the country and Canada is observed in April. Also, there is a possible slowdown in orders of steel products.
ACCESSION #
21400859

 

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