Steel's at the Tipping Point

Triplett, Tim
April 2011
Metal Center News;Apr2011, Vol. 51 Issue 4, p28
Trade Publication
The article reports on the uneven pace of the recovery of the U.S. economy and its steel industry in 2011. Industry analyst Glenn Kidd stresses the significant gains of capital goods and automotive manufacturing which leads the economic recovery of the country even without help from construction-related sales. Fabricators and Manufacturers Association, International (FMA) economic analyst Chris Kuehl notes the growing number of used vehicles as another headwind on new-car production.


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