Nucor follows Evraz lead, raises steel plate prices by $40 per ton

United States steelmaker Nucor has put its muscle behind an effort to raise steel plate prices by at least another $40 per ton ($2 per hundredweight).

The steelmaker, the largest in North America, said that the price rise will take effect immediately and will be applied equally to new orders of carbon, alloy and heat-treated plate. “We reserve the right to review and...

Published

November 15, 2017

19:55 GMT

Chicago