June 2017

Currency Report

The US dollar (USD) has declined in value against the seventeen steel trading nations that we track. Of these 17, 12 have gained against the dollar over the past three months, 10 over the past month. Looked at over a one year period, the dollar has lost ground against 9 of the 17. The dollar [...]

U.S. Infrastructure

The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) issues a report card on the health of infrastructure in America on a four year cycle. The 2017 report was just released and the overall score was “D+” on an A to F scale, the same score as the previous report. There are 16 categories that the ASCE [...]