AISI: US August Steel Shipments Up 28.7 Percent From Prior Year

  • Friday, October 29, 2021

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[Fellow]Up 16.5 Percent YTD in 2021 from Same Period in 2020.


The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) reported that for the month of August 2021, U.S. steel mills shipped 8,404,858 net tons, a 28.7 percent increase from the 6,532,652 net tons shipped in August 2020. Shipments were up 1.5 percent from the 8,278,863 net tons shipped in the previous month, July 2021. Shipments year-to-date in 2021 are 62,653,597 net tons, a 16.5 percent increase vs. 2020 shipments of 53,786,455 for eight months.
A comparison of shipments year-to-date in 2021 to the first eight months of 2020 shows the following changes: corrosion-resistant sheet and strip, up 23 percent, cold rolled sheet, up 17 percent, and hot rolled sheet, up 11 percent.
Source: AISI
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