Steel Dynamics Announces Redemption of Notes

Apr 09, 2013, 11:30 ET from Steel Dynamics, Inc.

FORT WAYNE, Ind., April 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Steel Dynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ/GS: STLD) today announced that it has repaid all of its remaining outstanding 6¾% Senior Notes due 2015 (the "Notes") at a price of 100% of the principal amount of $198,306,000, together with accrued interest to April 9, 2013 (the "Redemption Date"). On and after the Redemption Date, the Notes are no longer deemed to be outstanding, interest ceases to accrue thereon and all rights of the holders of the Notes cease to exist, except for the right to receive the redemption price, without interest thereon.

The Notes were issued in the original principal amount of $500,000,000 pursuant to an Indenture dated as of April 3, 2007, as supplemented and amended (the "Indenture"), among the Company, as Issuer, the guarantors party thereto, and Bank of New York Mellon Trust Company, as trustee.

The notice of redemption containing information required by the terms of the Indenture was sent to registered holders of the Notes on April 1, 2013.  Notes are to be surrendered to Bank of New York Mellon Trust Company, as trustee and paying agent, in exchange for payment of the redemption price on the Redemption Date.  Questions relating to redemption should be directed to Bank of New York Mellon Trust Company at (312) 827-8546 or by fax at (312)-827-8542.

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