Mexico steel hindered by competition

Jan 28, 2014 | 04:33 PM | Catherine Ngai

Tags  steel, Altos Hornos de Mexico, automotive, Ahmsa, Luis A. Landois, Sachin Shivaram, Severstal North America, Catherine Ngai

CANCUN, Mexico — The Mexican steel sector has significant growth potential from several strong end markets, but demand could be hindered by growing competition from domestic producers and imports.

"(We) have been adapting to the changing dynamics of supply-demand, which in the past year has been very complicated due to growth at the world level," Luis A. Landois, sales sub-director at integrated steelmaker Altos Hornos de Mexico SA de CV (Ahmsa), told AMM’s 19th Annual Mexican Steel Forum in Cancun. ....

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