Gerdau Idles N.J. Mill, Closes Rolling Mill

July 2009
Metal Center News;Jul2009, Vol. 49 Issue 8, p30
Trade Publication
The article reports on the closure of Gerdau Ameristeel Corp. in its Sayreville, New Jersey steel mill. It mentions that the closure of the plant was due to lower demand for product which is also the result of recession. It notes that the actions taken by the company are expected to occur over the next months and operations will restart at the Sayreville facility when business conditions warrant. Moreover, it states that the decision will impact the lives of employees who will be dismissed.


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