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Service Center Shipments Highest in 12 Months

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March shipment levels from service centers reached their highest level in 12 months, the Metals Service Center Institute reported in its latest Metals Activity Report. However, all but U.S. shipments of aluminum were down from March 2021. 

U.S. service center steel shipments in March declined 5 percent compared with the same month in 2021. Aluminum shipments increased 0.1 percent compared with March of last year.

In Canada, steel shipments declined 5.7 percent in March compared with the same month last year. Aluminum shipments were off 3.6 percent compared with March 2021.