TITLE

Pace of Imports Expected to Slow

PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Metal Center News;Aug2006, Vol. 46 Issue 9, p56
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decrease in steel imports in the third quarter of 2006, based on U.S. Department of Commerce data. The American Institute for International Steel (AIIS) Inc., which represents foreign steel producers, as a result of a robust economy, high steel prices, unyielding steel demand and low inventory levels, imports have remained strong throughout 2006. According to David Phelps, president of AIIS based in Washington D.C., the monthly survey shows that a slower rate of imports is possible.
ACCESSION #
22123582

 

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