(13) The 420.4 net ton
, 98-nhp steel steamer was built in 1912 for Crosbie & Co.
Mini-sheet investors will enter this market so long as they can earn their cost of capital - that is, until trend-line prices fall to around $275 per net ton
. Plants currently operating or announced will probably be enough to achieve this result provided imports maintain their current share.
For the first three months of 2004, steel shipments were 28.265 million net tons
, representing an 8.6 percent increase from the 26 million net tons
shipped during the same period in 2003.
It will be able to produce up to 300,000 net tons
annually in diameters ranging from 24 to 64 inches with grades up to X80.
It went approximately 425,000 net tons
before being replaced with another "No Weld" unit.
Foundry coke shipments totaled 1,210,073 net tons
compared to 1,574,068 in 1989 and 1,441,455 in 1990.
imported 1.8 million net tons
of steel in April, down 13.7 percent from the March figure.