TITLE

Wire Rod Market's 'In the Trough'

AUTHOR(S)
PINKHAM, MYRA
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Metal Center News;Dec2008, Vol. 48 Issue 13, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on how the wire rod market fared in the U.S. Demand for wire rod has shifted dramatically from a solid peak to a dismal downturn. Due to an increase in imports of wire-containing finished goods, the domestic wire rod market has been cut in half. As both domestic production and apparent consumption of wire rod started to decline, it is difficult to predict how the market will finish 2008.
ACCESSION #
35898314

 

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