Based on preliminary Census Bureau data, the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) reported that the U.S. imported a total of 2,569,000 net tons (NT) of steel in March 2016, including 2,097,000 NT of finished steel (up 12.9 percent and down 0.1 percent, respectively, vs. February final data).
The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is taking legal steps to stop operations at Northern Metal Recycling.
Based on the Commerce Department’s most recent Steel Import Monitoring and Analysis (SIMA) data, the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) reported that steel import permit applications for the month of April total 2,449,000 net tons (NT).
John J. Ferriola, chairman, chief executive officer and president, Nucor Corp., will be named Steelmaker of the Year at AISTech 2016 – The Iron & Steel Technology Conference and Exposition, managed by the Association for Iron & Steel Technology (AIST). The Steelmaker of the Year Award is presented annually by AIST to recognize notable leaders for their impact on the steel industry.
Aqua Metals, Inc., which is commercializing a non-polluting electrochemical lead recycling technology called AquaRefining™, has signed a definitive agreements with Interstate Batteries.