American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) president and chief executive officer Thomas J. Gibson urged president Obama to fight for manufacturing and for steel during the U.S. visit of Chinese president Xi Jinping in September.
David Gibb, chief financial officer of Raleigh Recycling NC Scrap Metal LLC, which owns Raleigh Metal Recycling and Goldsboro Metal Recycling in North Carolina was just recently named chief financial officer of the year for a mid-sized company in the Raleigh-Durham area of North Carolina.
Continuing a recent trend, the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) reported that insured metal theft claims in 2014 were down 8 percent from 2012 levels.
MetalX completed the acquisition of the assets and business of Metal Shred Industries LLC (MSI), a scrap aluminum toll processor located in Indiana.
The board of directors of Nucor Corporation approved the repurchase of up to $900 million of the company’s common stock.