NEW YORK Keystone Steel
& Wire Co. will raise its prices on wire rod products by
$35 per ton ($1.75 per hundredweight) effective with all
shipments beginning April 1, according to a March 14 letter to
The price increase comes days
after Nucor Corp. raised its prices by $40 per ton (
amm.com, March 12) and one day after Gerdau Long
Steel North America raised its wire rod prices by $35 per ton
amm.com, March 13).
AMMs consumer buying price for shredded auto
scrapan industry benchmark for rod pricessettled up
$35 per ton (
amm.com, March 7) last week.