A. M. Castle & Co. Announces Date for Fourth Quarter 2012 Earnings Release Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Feb 19, 2013, 14:32 ET from A. M. Castle & Co.

OAK BROOK, Ill., Feb. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A. M. Castle & Co. (NYSE: CAS), a global distributor of specialty metal and plastic products, value-added services and supply chain solutions, announced today that it will release fourth quarter results for the period ended December 31, 2012 on Tuesday, February 26, 2013.

Management will hold a conference call at 11:00 a.m. ET that day to review results for the fourth quarter and discuss market conditions and its outlook for 2013. The call can be accessed via the internet live or as a replay. Those who would like to listen to the call may access the webcast through a link on the investor relations page of Castle's website at http://www.amcastle.com/investors/default.aspx.

An archived version of the conference call webcast will be available for replay at the link above approximately three hours following its conclusion, and will remain available until the next earnings call. A replay of the conference call will also be available by calling (888) 843-7419 and (630) 652-3042 and citing code 7758691.

About A. M. Castle & Co. Founded in 1890, A. M. Castle & Co. is a global distributor of specialty metal and plastic products and supply chain services, principally serving the producer durable equipment, oil and gas, commercial aircraft, heavy equipment, industrial goods, construction equipment, retail, marine and automotive sectors of the global economy. Its customer base includes many Fortune 500 companies as well as thousands of medium and smaller-sized firms spread across a variety of industries. Within its metals business, it specializes in the distribution of alloy and stainless steels; nickel alloys; aluminum and carbon. Through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Total Plastics, Inc., Castle also distributes a broad range of value-added industrial plastics. Together, Castle and its affiliated companies operate out of more than 60 locations throughout North America, Europe and Asia. Its common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol "CAS".

For Further Information:

—AT THE COMPANY—

Scott Stephens

Vice President-Finance & CFO

(847) 349-2577

Email:

sstephens@amcastle.com

Traded:

NYSE (CAS)

Member:

S&P SmallCap 600 Index

SOURCE A. M. Castle & Co.