TITLE

WSA Forecasts 15% Decline in Global Steel Demand for 2009

PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Metal Center News;May2009, Vol. 49 Issue 6, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers world news briefs related to the steel industry in 2009. The World Steel Association expects the global steel demand to decline by 14.9% to about 1.02 billion metric tons. The Metals Activity Report from the Metals Service Center Institute reveals the decline of metal shipments in the U.S. and in Canada in March. Moreover, the imports of specialty steel in January represents a significant decline compared to the same month in 2008. INSET: BRIEFS.
ACCESSION #
41025209

 

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