Shipments Remain Below 2019
By Metal Center News Staff
on Nov 18, 2020
Steel and aluminum shipments in both the U.S. and Canada continue to improve from low levels set earlier this year, the Metals Service Center Institute reported in its latest Metals Activity Reports.
U.S. service center shipments in October decreased 8.1 percent from the same month last year. Shipments of aluminum products were down 9.9 percent from October 2019.
In Canada, service center steel shipments declined 6.6 percent compared with October 2019. Shipments of aluminum products were 8.6 percent behind the same month last year.