TITLE

Light at the End of the Tunnel? What Service Centers See Ahead

PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
Metal Center News;Aug2009, Vol. 49 Issue 9, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers opinions from service center executives regarding their views on demand, inventory levels, pricing and their forecast for the second half of 2009 concerning the steel industry in the U.S. It mentions that Tube & Iron Co. President Don McNeeley is among those who see restored enthusiasm in the steel market. It notes the statement of Delaware Steel Co. chief operating officer (COO) Lisa Goldenberg that she sees a steady, solid increase in steel prices until October 2009. INSET: McNeeley: Recovery's Coming, But Steel May Be Slow to See It.
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44087475

 

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