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.
The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) recognized Emanuel Bodner of Bodner Metal & Iron Corporation in Houston, Texas with its Lifetime Achievement Award.
The United Steelworkers (USW) union commended the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) for its preliminary decision to place antidumping duties on unfairly traded hot-rolled flat steel from seven countries.