NEW YORK Nucor
Corp.s plate mill group has raised transaction prices on
plate products by a minimum of $30 per ton ($1.50 per
hundredweight), effective immediately.
The increase applies
to "all new orders for carbon, alloy and heat-treated plate,"
the Hertford County, N.C., division of Charlotte, N.C.-based
Nucor said in a Dec. 13 letter to customers.
SSAB Americas, Lisle, Ill., and ArcelorMittal USA LLC,
Chicago, also raised their plate prices by the same amount (
amm.com, Dec. 13).