AK Steel Announces Price Increase for Carbon Steel Products
WEST CHESTER, Ohio, Aug. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- AK Steel (NYSE: AKS) said today that it will increase current spot market base prices for all carbon flat-rolled steel products effective immediately with new orders. Base prices will increase by $40 per ton for hot rolled and cold rolled carbon steel products, and by $50 per ton for coated carbon steel products.
About AK Steel
AK Steel produces flat-rolled carbon, stainless and electrical steels, primarily for automotive, infrastructure and manufacturing, construction and electrical power generation and distribution markets. The company employs about 6,200 men and women in Middletown, Mansfield, Coshocton and Zanesville, Ohio; Butler, Pennsylvania; Ashland, Kentucky; Rockport, Indiana; and its corporate headquarters in West Chester, Ohio. Additional information about AK Steel is available on the company's web site at www.aksteel.com.
AK Tube LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of AK Steel, employs about 300 men and women in plants in Walbridge, Ohio and Columbus, Indiana. AK Tube produces carbon and stainless electric resistance welded (ERW) tubular steel products for truck, automotive and other markets. Additional information about AK Tube LLC is available on its web site at www.aktube.com.
SOURCE AK Steel
More by this Source
AK Steel Announces Stainless Steel Price Increase
Mar 14, 2014, 10:55 ET
USW Members Ratify Labor Agreement For AK Steel's Mansfield Works
Feb 24, 2014, 08:15 ET
AK Steel Coke Plant Recognized For Outstanding Safety Performance
Feb 11, 2014, 13:15 ET
Browse our custom packages or build your own to meet your unique communications needs.
Learn about PR Newswire services
Request more information about PR Newswire products and services or call us at (888) 776-0942.