U.S. Wire Rod Imports

August 18th, 2017|Comments Off on U.S. Wire Rod Imports

Wire rod final imports to the US were up 12.3% year to date (YTD), year on year (y/y), totaling 1,079,011 tons for the six months ending June 2017. On a month over month, (m/m) comparison, [...]

U.S. Steel Beam Imports

August 18th, 2017|Comments Off on U.S. Steel Beam Imports

Beam final imports to the US were down 12.1% year to date (YTD), year on year (y/y), totaling 272,929 tons for the six months ending June 2017. On a month over month comparison, Beam imports [...]

U.S. Steel Capacity Utilization

August 15th, 2017|Comments Off on U.S. Steel Capacity Utilization

US steel production reached its highest capacity utilization rate since the week ending January 31, 2015. The identical 76.4% capacity utilization rate was achieved for the week ending August 12, 2017 at an output of [...]

U.S. Reinforcing Steel (Rebar) Final Imports

August 15th, 2017|Comments Off on U.S. Reinforcing Steel (Rebar) Final Imports

Rebar final imports to the US were up 0.7% year to date (YTD), year on year (y/y), totaling 1,036,049 tons for the six months ending June 2017. On a month over month, (m/m), comparison, rebar [...]

U.S. Steel Merchant June Final Imports

August 14th, 2017|Comments Off on U.S. Steel Merchant June Final Imports

Merchant final imports to the US were up 4.3% year to date (YTD), year on year (y/y), totaling 299,931 tons for the six months ending June 2017. On a month over month comparison, Merchant imports [...]

China Domestic Prices

August 11th, 2017|Comments Off on China Domestic Prices

China Metals Weekly (CMW), August 10th newsletter reported that prices moved-up robustly on all product lines on a month over month (m/m), basis. Angles advanced 12.7% to $568 per ton, channels increased by 12.4% to [...]