A Look Back at 2006

January 2007
Metal Center News;Jan2007, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p39
Trade Publication
The article offers news briefs related to the metal industry in 2006 in the U.S. The controversial "Byrd Amendment" which provided antidumping penalties was repealed by the U.S. Senate. The North American Steel LLC was acquired by the industry consolidator Esmark Inc. of Chicago Illinois. There was a decrease by 2.4% in shipments of copper and copper alloy in 2005 according to Copper and Brass Servicenter Association data.


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