SBQ Market: Recovery Raises the Bar

Pinkham, Myra
December 2010
Metal Center News;Dec2010, Vol. 50 Issue 13, p34
Trade Publication
The article reports on the high demand for special bar quality products (SBQ) of the steel industry from automotive customers in the U.S. as mentioned by the mills and service centers. It presents the SBQ consumption and import share from January 2009 to August 2010. It highlights several comments from various executives on the trend of SBQ market including Robert Keeler of Timken Co., John Feriola of Nucor Corp., and Bill Brown of Steel Dynamics Inc.


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