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Economic Developments Affecting the American Steel Industry

It’s easy to get swept away with tidings of good fortune, especially when the American economy has been so shaky in recent years. However, it’s important to stay focused on the work ahead and the changes that U.S. companies need to stay competitive in the global marketplace. Here at Florida Pipe & Steel, we’re always… Read more »

Obama’s “myRA” Memorandum and the Steel Industry

A recent visit by President Obama to a steel manufacturing plant in Pittsburgh, PA, outlined some of the challenges and goals the industry faces in the coming years. During the president’s State of the Union address, he discussed the return of jobs to the country, particularly those in the manufacturing sector. While this is good… Read more »

Atlas Tube To Raise Prices in February

In the steel industry, prices go up and prices go down. There is never a dull moment in the steel industry, to say the least. With that said, Atlas Tube, a leader in tubular steel solutions, will be raising the prices on some of its HSS products. This will go in effect on February 17,… Read more »

“Dumping” in the Steel Industry

American steel companies have been at the mercy of an unforgiving global market for decades now. One of the major players in this has been China, a country that has been mass producing steel at a rate that is much faster than they have been able to use it. However, this glut of steel may… Read more »

The Bright Future in the American Steel Industry

Here at Florida Pipe & Steel, we’re always focused on finding evidence of bright futures in the American steel industry. After decades of taking a beating on the global market, United States firms in the steel manufacturing sector have seen exports grow in a big way over the past few years. All over the world,… Read more »