U.S. Steel Mill Shipments and Domestic Consumption of Long Products*

November 30th, 2017|Comments Off on U.S. Steel Mill Shipments and Domestic Consumption of Long Products*

For the 12 months ending October 2017, U.S. mill shipments of long products increased by 6.6% year on year, (y/y). U.S. domestic consumption of long products increased by 3.2% over the same timeframe. Import share [...]

U.S. Steel Capacity Utilization

November 28th, 2017|Comments Off on U.S. Steel Capacity Utilization

Total tonnage for the week ending November 25th was 1,703 million tons, (Mt) at a capacity utilization rate of 73.0%, 1.9 percentage points lower than the previous week. On a four moving average, (4WMA) basis, [...]

U.S. Reinforcing Steel Import Licenses

November 20th, 2017|Comments Off on U.S. Reinforcing Steel Import Licenses

Rebar licenses through November 14th totaled 39,952 tons, well down, (71.4%) from the year to date, (YTD) average of 139,918 tons. On a year to date, (YTD) basis, there have been a total of 1,441,480 [...]

U.S. Beam Import Licenses

November 20th, 2017|Comments Off on U.S. Beam Import Licenses

Beam licenses year to-date (YTD), through November 14th totaled 493,328 tons, down 6.9%, or 36,835 tons from last year’s YTD total of 530,163 tons. November to-date license requests were for 3,759 tons, a fraction of [...]

U.S. Wire Rod Import Licenses

November 20th, 2017|Comments Off on U.S. Wire Rod Import Licenses

Wire Rod licenses for the month of November through the 14th, totaled 26,169 tons, 82.7% lower than the year to date, (YTD) average of 151,384 tons. On a YTD basis licensed import volume was 1,665,227 [...]

U.S. Steel Special Bar Quality Final Imports

November 17th, 2017|Comments Off on U.S. Steel Special Bar Quality Final Imports

SBQ final imports to the U.S. were up 18.8% year to date (YTD), year on year (y/y), totaling 393,263 tons for the nine months ending September 2017. September SBQ imports came in at 37,135 tons, [...]