US steel import volumes fall in November

Imports of finished steel to the United States fell month on month in November due to lower bloom, billet and slab volumes, according to US Census Bureau data.

The US imported 1.24 million tonnes of steel products in November, down 9.5% from 1.37 million tonnes in October, preliminary Census data showed. Imports of bloom, billet and slab dropped 27.4% to 170,272 tonnes in November from 234,434 tonnes in October, and imports of oil country goods tumbled...


Mark Shenk

December 23, 2020

22:53 GMT

New York