Titanium surcharge jumps

Jul 01, 2014 | 04:24 PM | Frank Haflich

Tags  titanium surcharge, titanium, ATI Allvac, Allegheny Technologies, ATI, aerospace, Frank Haflich

NEW YORK — A 16.6-percent jump in a key titanium surcharge is reinforcing hopes of a significant spot price improvement in the second half of the year.

ATI Allvac, the Monroe, N.C., division of Pittsburgh-based Allegheny Technologies Inc. (ATI), has increased its third-quarter raw material surcharge on standard aerospace titanium 6-aluminum/4-vanadium bar and flat products to $4.98 per pound from $4.27 in the second quarter, while the surcharge on 6/4 billet is up 16.7 percent to $4.54 per pound from $3.89. Allvac increased its surcharge for titanium Eli (extra-low interstitial) products by the same....





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