ArcelorMittal Long Carbon North America has increased its wire
rod price by $30 per ton ($1.50 per hundredweight) effective
with shipments Jan. 1, the Chicago-based company announced in a
Dec. 11 letter to customers.
Peoria, Ill.-based Keystone Steel & Wire Co., Tampa,
Fla.-based Gerdau Long Steel North America and Charlotte,
N.C.-based Nucor Corp. have all announced price increases on
wire rod (
amm.com, Dec. 13).