Supply chain monitoring key in stainless

Mar 25, 2013 | 02:21 PM | Daniel Fitzgerald

Tags  MSCI, Metals Service Center Instiute, supply chain, Charles Fine, Dennis Oates, William Sales, Ralph Arthur, freight costs trucking regulations

CARLSBAD, Calif. — Stainless steel companies must maintain strong lines of communication throughout their supply chains, although this can be challenging for mills further upstream, speakers at the Metals Service Center Institute’s Specialty Metals Division Conference said.
Companies should understand where they fall in the supply chain and stay in frequent contact with clients to avoid problems, economist Charles Fine told delegates March 22. ....

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