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ArcelorMittal Burns Harbor employees keep operations going despite sub-zero temperatures '

Record below-freezing temperatures crippled most of the Midwest and Great Lakes, closing most schools, many businesses and bringing many modes of transportation to a halt but for ArcelorMittal Burns Harbor, operations continued as employees did their best to cope with the extraordinary frigid temperatures.

Tariffs are fortifying the backbone of this nation: Steel'

Thomas Gibson writes in The Hill, "In 2018, manufacturing sector industrial production growth was at its highest since 2012, and manufacturing payrolls were the highest since the Great Recession." Read more.

December Steel Shipments Up 6.5 Percent From December 2017'

The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) reported today that for the month of December 2018, U.S. steel mills shipped 7,804,093 net tons.

United States Steel Announces Restart of Construction of Electric Arc Furnace'

United States Steel Corporation announced the restart of construction on a technologically advanced electric arc furnace steelmaking facility at its Tubular Operations in Fairfield, Alabama.

AISI Says Steel Tariffs are Working'

Thomas J. Gibson, president and CEO of the American Iron and Steel Institute today reiterated the Institute’s support of steel tariffs and opposition to congressional legislation introduced last week, called “The Bicameral Congressional Trade Authority Act,” which would prematurely terminate the tariffs.


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