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Q&A: Will there be a US steel manufacturing renaissance?

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Steel Success Strategies XXIX speaker James Wainscott, Chairman, President & CEO, AK Steel

Will there be a manufacturing renaissance in the US? Will steel remain the material of choice for automotive manufacturers? We spoke to James L. Wainscott, Chairman, President & CEO of AK Steel, who spoke at Steel Success Strategies XXIX in 2014.

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"Steel continues to provide unparalleled value at the lowest possible cost, creating affordable, stronger and lighter vehicles to meet society's ever-changing needs," Wainscott said.

James Wainscott joined Severstal NA's CEO Saikat Dey on the North America: The Moth to the Flame? panel at Steel Success Strategies and discussed US steel legistlation, steel demand and the need for new manufacturing plants in the country.

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