Plate's Strength Persists

Pinkham, Myra
August 2011
Metal Center News;Aug2011, Vol. 51 Issue 9, p18
Trade Publication
The article discusses the strong financial performance of the carbon plate market in the U.S. in 2011. It argues that carbon plate has managed to emerge as one of the steel industry's sector despite some pressures. Bill Jones, vice chairman of O'Neal Industries Inc. expects that plate prices will continue to improve in 2012. Meanwhile, Steve Koch of Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co. reveals the significant increase in demand for carbon plates.


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