Carbon Plate Market: Plate's Prospects Not All Bad

Pinkham, Myra
August 2010
Metal Center News;Aug2010, Vol. 50 Issue 9, p20
Trade Publication
The article reports on the slow and steady recovery of the plate market as expected by most steel suppliers in the U.S. for the second half 2010, which is marked by periods of fluctuating demand. Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co. senior vice president Sheldon Tenenbaum states that plate is one of the better flat products in 2010. It notes that suppliers indicate that carbon plate demand has fared better than other flat-rolled segments and may increase a bit later in 2010.


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