TITLE

Lawsuit Alleges Prices Too Good to Be True

AUTHOR(S)
Triplett, Tim
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Metal Center News;Oct2008, Vol. 48 Issue 11, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including one on the lawsuits filed against steelmakers in the U.S. and another on impact of the high steel price in the American economy.
ACCESSION #
34927375

 

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