Pipe producers kick off round of price hikes

Apr 16, 2012 | 04:37 PM | Michael Cowden

Tags  ERW, continuous weld, sprinkler pipe, Nova Tube, Wheatland Tube, Welded Tube of Canada, price increase, steel pipe steel coil

TORONTO — Pipe producers have kicked off a round of price hikes, based in part on increased costs for steel coil and freight.

Nova Tube Inc. said in a letter to customers Monday that it planned to increase prices on electric-resistance weld (ERW) material because of "additional increases in raw material and transportation costs."....





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