NEW YORK Nucor
Corp.s plate group will increase published prices on all
new orders by a minimum of $50 per ton, the company said in a
letter to customers dated Nov. 21.
The increase applies to carbon,
alloy and heat-treated plate products scheduled to ship the
week of Dec. 30 and beyond, the Charlotte, N.C.-based
steelmaker said, noting that the increase is in addition to its
previously announced increase from Nov. 7 (
amm.com, Nov. 7).
Competitor SSAB Americas has also announced its own
$50-per-ton increase (
amm.com, Nov. 20).