The Pursuit of Service Excellence

Customer Service is a broad term that can mean different things to different people across the metals industry. At O’Neal Steel, our brand of customer service drives us to understand customer needs, and our service efforts are focused on providing our customers with a top tier experience. We strive to make it easy for customers… Read More

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U.S. Consumer Spending Rises Steadily; Inflation Remains Tame U.S. consumer spending rose steadily in December, but tepid income gains pointed to moderate consumption growth this year, which together with slumping business investment likely set the economy on a slower growth path this year. While the report on January 31 from the Commerce Department also showed… Read More

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U.S., China Expect to Sign Phase One Trade Deal in Mid-January As The Associated Press reported on January 2, President Donald Trump has announced that he will sign the first phase of a U.S.-China trade agreement at the White House in mid-January. Vice Premier Liu He will travel to Washington, D.C. to sign the agreement… Read More

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Steel Imports Soar By 34.6% In October Steel import permit applications rose to 2.56 million tons in October, according to the U.S. Commerce Department’s most recent Steel Import Monitoring Analysis data. That’s a 29.2% increase from the 1.98 million tons permitted in September and a 34.6% increase from the 1.9 million tons of steel actually… Read More

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Industry News Senate To Resume Consideration Of Transportation Funding Bill Legislation that would provide funding in fiscal 2020 for federal transportation agencies is among the measures set for consideration in the U.S. Senate on October 28. Floor managers have scheduled consideration of the bill. The Senate’s version would provide $74.3 billion for transportation infrastructure programs,… Read More

Introducing The Knowledge Tree

Introducing The Knowledge Tree, O’Neal Steel’s blog providing valuable, relevant, and actionable information for the metals industry! At O’Neal Steel, we are dedicated to our customers and providing outstanding service. We run our business in a way that is efficient and innovative—meaning we want to provide you, our customers, with content that solves problems, answers… Read More