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 Jan. 22 letter to
Lisle, Ill.-based SSAB Americas last week increased prices
by the same amount (
amm.com, Jan. 14).