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April 30, 2014 Steel, Aluminum Shipments Rebound in March North American service centers rebounded from the rough winter with increased shipment...

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April 30, 2014 Metals M&A at Lowest Level Since 2008 Merger and acquisition activity in the global metals sector slowed significantly in the...

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April 30, 2014 AISI Supports Infrastructure Week 2014 The American Iron and Steel Institute has joined with several other organizations to parti...

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April 30, 2014 Hypertherm Intros Cutting Blog Hypertherm, a U.S. based manufacturer of plasma, laser and waterjet cutting systems, has launched ...

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April 30, 2014   Concast to Increase Lead-Free Offerings Concast Metal Products Co., Mars, Pa., will increase its standard-stocked items of ...

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April 30, 2014 U.S. Steel Reports Profitable First Quarter United States Steel Corp., Pittsburgh, reported net income of $52 million in the firs...

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April 30, 2014 A.M. Castle Reports Loss in First Quarter   A.M. Castle reported a net loss of $16.0 million during the first quarter, a 50...

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April 30, 2014   Steel Technologies Acquires Stripco Steel Technologies LLC, Louisville, Ky., has agreed to purchase Stripco, a steel proces...

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April 30, 2014 Service Centers Welcome Returning Vets   Service centers have long relied on colleges, trade schools and competitors for t...

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April 16, 2014 Beaulieu: Economy's 'In a Really Good Place'   "The U.S. is in a really good place right now. Be willing to spend money on yo...

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April 16, 2014 People on the Move... Norwin Lilly has been promoted to branch manager at TW Metals' Charleston, S.C., and Cincinnati locations. ...

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April 16, 2014 Brass Mill Imports, Exports Climb in February Both imports and exports of brass mill products increased in February compared to t...

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April 16, 2014   Most Trends Positive for Continued Auto Growth Automotive has been the primary driver of North American steel consumption i...

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April 16, 2014 Capacity Reduction Costs Lead to Quarterly Loss for Alcoa   New York-based Alcoa reported a net loss of $178 million in the f...

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April 16, 2014   Wheatland to Upgrade Pennsylvania Plant   Wheatland Tube, a JMC Steel Group operating company, has launched a revital...

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April 16, 2014   Future Metals Opens Dayton Location Specialty metals distributor Future Metals has opened its ninth service center in Dayt...

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April 16, 2014 Head Promoted to President of O'Neal Industries   Holman Head, formerly the president and CEO of O'Neal Steel, has been promo...

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April 16, 2014 U.S. Steel Shipments Dip in February U.S. steel mills shipped 7.6 million net tons of steel in February, down 3.6 percent from th...

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April 2, 2014 PMI Expands Again in March   Economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded in March for the 10th consecutive month...

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April 2, 2014   Mill Execs Plead Steel's Case to Congress Speaking before the Congressional Steel Caucus in late March, chief executives fro...

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April 2, 2014 LME's Warehouse Regulations Halted by Judge's Ruling   A claim by Russian steelmaker UC Rusal against the London Metal Exchang...

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April 2, 2014 New Star Acquires Material Sciences   New Star Metals, Burr Ridge, Ill., has acquired Material Sciences Corp., a global manufa...

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April 2, 2014 TKMNA Opens Birmingham Processing Facility   ThyssenKrupp Materials NA Inc. has opened a 100,000-square-foot carbon, stainless...

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April 2, 2014 Reliance Loses Antitrust Suit   A Houston jury has found that Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co. and its Chapel Steel Corp. sub...

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April 2, 2014 Worthington Sees Sales, Earnings Growth in Third Quarter   Worthington Industries Inc., Columbus, Ohio, reported net earnings...

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April 2, 2014 Northwest Pipe Sells OCTG Business to Centric Pipe   Centric Pipe LLC, an affiliate of Dallas-based SB International Inc., ha...

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April 2, 2014 Good-bye CRU-Minus Pricing, Hello Uncertainty   Changes in the way steel is priced have brought a new level of uncertainty to ...

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Metal Center News 2014 Directories: Print or Digital copies are available for $85 U.S. for each copy.
 

 
2014 Metal Distribution Directory  
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Metal Center News' Spring Metal Distribution Directory is your on-line guide to Metal Producers, Equipment Manufacturers and Software companies.  



 
2014 Directory of Master Distributors
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The Metal Center News Directory of Master Distributors—distributors who sell to other distributors—is an invaluable tool for service centers seeking new sources for special or hard-to-find products. Master distributors play an important role in the marketplace, giving service centers an alternative to buying in mill quantities and helping to remove redundant and excess inventories from the distribution channel.



 
2014 Directory of Toll Processors
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Metal Center News' annual toll processing directory is a simple-to-use resource to help companies locate service providers that can meet their specific processing needs.


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