TITLE

Stainless Imports Up 14% Over Last Year's Pace

PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
Metal Center News;Nov2006, Vol. 46 Issue 12, p45
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the total imports of stainless steel in the first seven months of 2006 in the U.S. In a data provided by the Specialty Steel Industry of North America, total stainless steel imports during the period totaled 457,463 tons, or an equivalent of 14 percent increase compared to the same period of 2005. National consumption was 1,491,026 tons or an equivalent of 10 percent increase, and import penetration was 31 percent.
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23138705

 

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