Chesterton Tribune



Steel shipments up marginally in June

Back To Front Page


The American Iron and Steel Institute is reporting that in June U.S. steel mills shipped 7,736,846 net tons, a 1.0 percent increase over May and a 1.4 percent increase over the year-ago period.

Year-to-date shipments in 2017 are 45,459,086 net tons, a 3.0 percent increase over the first six months of 2016.

June shipments show the following month-over-months changes: hot dipped galvanized sheets and strip, up 1 percent; hot rolled sheets, no change; and cold rolled sheets, down 4 percent.



Posted 8/10/2017




Search This Site:

Custom Search