US steel import volumes higher in September

The United States’ imports of finished steel products increased moderately month on month but ballooned year on year in September, with most tracked commodities showing gains.

A total of 2.94 million tonnes of steel imports arrived in September, up by 16.70% from the final tally of 2.52 million tonnes in August and up by 156.45% from 1.15 million tonnes in September 2020, according to preliminary US Census Bureau data released on Tuesday October 26. Bloom, billet and slab arrivals totaled 695,029...


Lisa Gordon

October 27, 2021

21:00 GMT