U.S. Shipments Decline in December
By Metal Center News Staff
on Jan 21, 2020
Steel and aluminum shipments declined in the U.S. in December. Shipments of both products climbed in Canada, reports the Metals Service Center Institute, Rolling Meadows, Ill.
U.S. service center steel shipments in December decreased 4.2% compared with the same month in 2018. Shipments of aluminum products declined 1.5 percent compared with the priory-ear month.
Canadian service center steel shipments in December increased 0.3 percent compared with the prior-year month. Canadian shipments of aluminum products climbed 6.7 percent from December 2018.