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November 1, 2016

Next Level Looks at What Affects the Price of Steel

By | November 1st, 2016|Blog Posts, Steel|

"Mighty on the Lehigh" by Alan Strakey via Flickr Just like any other commodity, steel is subject to a number of events that can influence its price. Everything from the cost of the raw materials to fuel prices has a direct impact on the price of steel on a daily basis. Here's a look at some of the [...]

July 6, 2016

Next Level Looks at the Global State of Steel

By | July 6th, 2016|Blog Posts, Business|

The Global Steel Industry Industry Challenges The steel industry has faced challenging economic environment in the face of global excess capacity and historically low prices, and steelmakers have struggled to keep up profits. Economic slowdown in China dealt a massive blow to the global steel industry – overcapacity and lower steel prices hurt margins of Chinese steel producers. The steel [...]