NEW YORK DLA
Strategic Materials has suspended sales for the month of
October as it rolls out a new Web-based sales system.
The agency launched
its new website (www.StrategicMaterials.DLA.mil) Oct. 1 and
will no longer use the old address (
amm.com, Sept. 13).
"In order to
accomplish a smooth transition for both users and customers,
Strategic Materials has elected to suspend all sales for the
month of October 2013 and will resume sales on the new site in
November 2013," the Fort Belvoir, Va.-based agency said.
The DLA also recently said it would scale back the frequency
of its ferromanganese offerings to a quarterly basis instead of
monthly. Ferrochrome will continue to be sold on a monthly