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Steel Mill Data

Steel Mill data regarding pricing, furnace status, capabilities, etc:

  • Blast Furnace, Electric Arc Furnace, and Basic Oxygen Furnace Status
  • Galvanized Price Extras
  • Galvalume Price Extras
  • Individual Mill Lead Time Data Coming Soon


Common calculations that you must understand:

  • Galvanized Coil & Sheet Calculations
  • Billing Method Conversion Calculations


Do you speak steel?

  • Incoterms
  • Scrap Definitions
  • Steel Thickness Definitions
  • Glossory of Steel Terms

Thickness Tolerances

Know your gauge ranges

  • Galvanized Sheet Thickness Tolerances
  • Colled Rolled Thickness Tolerances
  • Hot Rolled Thickness Tolerances

Steel Buyers Basics

New to buying and selling steel? You need to read this!

  • Steel Buyers Basics

Proprietary Products

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