TITLE

AIIS: April Import Increase Offers 'Some Relief for Consumers'

PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Metal Center News;Jun2008, Vol. 48 Issue 7, p94
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the increase in U.S. imports in April 2008 as shown in a report from the American Institute for International Steel Inc. (AIIS). Report reveals that imports have increased by 14.3 percent to 2.943 million tons. The trend is considered a relief to consumers who struggled with low inventories and price increases. Products which recorded the largest increases include hot-rolled sheet and wire rods.
ACCESSION #
32996640

 

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