Slab imports slip 9.6% on plunge in Mobile

Sep 19, 2012 | 10:46 AM | Catherine Ngai

Tags  slab, imports, slab imports, Port of Mobile, Port of Los Angeles, Columbia-Snake, Charles Bradford, Bradford Research Inc. ThyssenKrupp


NEW YORK — U.S. steel slab imports fell some 9.6 percent in July compared with the previous month, led by a plunge in shipments into the district of Mobile, Ala.

Slab imports totaled 472,929 tonnes in July, down from June’s 523,341 tonnes, according to data compiled by AMM from the U.S. Census Bureau’s Foreign Trade Division.....





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