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Steel News – March 2019


Domestic Mills Have Started Increasing Prices

Recently, in our March 2019 newsletter, Adam Osborn, President of Ace Steel Supply, expressed his views on domestic mill prices. In fact, the last few months his predictions have been accurate.

“Last month I highlighted that the domestic mills were itching to raise prices. That has now started with one to 3 increases depending on which mill it is. I believe the mills will continue to go up as soon as their order books and lead time begin to stretch out.

When in these pricing environments, you should think of it this way. Is there a greater chance of prices going up vs. staying the same? I think there is a very low probability that prices would go down vs up.”

New Flat-Rolled Sheet Mill In San Patricio County

Also, related to Houston steel news, Steel Dynamics has been approved for a 10 year tax reduction in San Patricio county near Corpus Christi. Adam further stated:

“Steel Dynamics announced in November their plans to build a sheet mill in the Southwestern US, but the location has not been finalized.

If built in this area, it would be the closest mill to Houston producing coils hot rolled sheet, hot rolled plate and galvanized sheet and should make SDI more competitive in our market”

Let Us Know How We Can Help You

Ace Steel Supply works hard to read the steel market so we can offer a stable supply of what you need. Consider looking at a stocking program with us for even more benefits to your business.

When you’re ready to save time, money and make your steel buying easier, give us a call.

Call us if your company requires a secure supply of Houston metal – stainless sheet, aluminum sheet, cold-rolled sheet or galvanized sheet metal.

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