AK Steel announces carbon steel price increase, surcharges
AK Steel has announced that it is increasing spot market prices for its carbon steel products by $30 per ton for all new orders accepted for shipment May 1, 2006 and later.
The company also has advised its flat-rolled carbon steel customers that a $189 per ton surcharge will be added to invoices for products shipped in April 2006. And, it has advised its electrical steel customers that a $200 per ton surcharge will be added to invoices for electrical steel products shipped in April 2006. April 2006 surcharges for the stainless steel products that the company produces can be found on the its Web site.