U.S. Steel Shipments Up 2.9% in February
By Metal Center News Staff
on Apr 10, 2019
U.S. steel mills shipped 7.7 million net tons of steel in February, reported the American Iron and Steel Institute, Washington. Steel shipments for the month decreased 4.2 percent from January and increased 2.9 percent over February 2018.
Shipments of hot-rolled sheets rose 2 percent month over month, shipments of cold-rolled sheets decreased 3 percent and shipments of hot-dipped galvanized sheet and strip decreased 4 percent.