US ports’ steel slab imports hit 5-month low

Aug 06, 2013 | 03:53 PM | Catherine Ngai

Tags  steel slab, slab imports, ThyssenKrupp, ArcelorMittal, NLMK, Evraz, California Steel Industries, catherine ngai

NEW YORK — Steel slab arrivals at U.S. ports plunged to a five-month low in June.

Slab imports of 412,923 tonnes were down 28.6 percent from 578,176 tonnes in May to the lowest level since January, when imports totaled 410,722 tonnes, according to data compiled by AMM from USA Trade Online, part....

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