US stainless demand expected to be flat in ’13

Sep 26, 2012 | 01:35 PM | Thorsten Schier

Tags  stainless steel, Ed Blot, AMM Stainless and its Alloys Conference, thorsten schier

CHICAGO — U.S. stainless steel demand isn’t likely to improve in 2013, according to an industry analyst.

"My forecast for the total market this year is that it’ll be down slightly and we’ll be flat next year," Ed Blot, owner of Ed Blot & Associates Inc., told participants at AMM’s 26th annual Stainless and Its Alloys Conference in Chicago.....

Latest Pricing Trends


Are you stocking more inventory today than 18 months ago?


View previous results