December 2016

Long Product Supply and Mill Shipments

The overall long products, apparent domestic consumption (ADC = domestic shipments + imports), was down 1.0% on a 12 month y/y basis ending November, and down 5.6% growth on a 3 month y/y metric. This difference indicates a deterioration between the two periods as indicated by negative 4.6% momentum, (Table). Light shapes recorded stronger growth [...]