The following is a press release on steel exports from the American Institute for International Steel:
Falls Church, VA. April 17, 2017. Steel exports rose slightly from January to February to total 827,559 net tons.
February exports were 1.1 percent higher than in January and 6.2 percent higher than in February 2016.
Monthly exports to Mexico rose 3.1 percent to 342,318 net tons (15.8 percent higher than a year earlier), but this was offset by a 3.2 percent decrease in exports to Canada to 394,313 net tons (nearly unchanged from the previous February). Exports to the European Union spiked 61.4 percent to 30,462 net tons (almost 71 percent higher than in February 2016).