ArcelorMittal USA LLC has increased transaction prices for all
noncontract plate orders by a minimum of $30 per ton ($1.50 per
hundredweight), effective immediately.
The increase applies
to all carbon, high-strength low-alloy, alloy and specialty
plate products, the Chicago-based subsidiary of
Luxembourgs ArcelorMittal SA said in a Dec. 12 letter to
SSAB Americas increased plate prices in the United States by
the same amount Dec. 11 (amm.com, Dec. 11).