CSI purchasing slabs from USS in tariff workaround

U.S. Steel’s Granite City mill in Illinois is selling slabs to California Steel Industries (CSI) for the latter to use as feedstock for its flat-rolled products, market sources and government filings indicate.

The prices for the slabs are not known.

Granite City's slab shipments to CSI have been enabled by competitive rail freight rates, one flat-rolled buyer said on Tuesday December 11....

Published

Nat Rudarakanchana

December 14, 2018

22:10 GMT

Chicago