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December 14, 2020

Metal Shipments Close to Year Ago Levels in the U.S. and Canada

ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill.

Steel and aluminum shipments in the U.S. declined modestly in November compared with earlier months this year. In Canada, steel shipments were essentially flat with year-ago levels and up significantly in aluminum.

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U.S. Service Center Activity

U.S. service center steel shipments in November 2020 decreased by 1.3% from November 2019. Shipments of aluminum products decreased by 5.2% from the same month in 2019.

Canadian Service Center Activity

Canadian service center steel shipments in November 2020 decreased by 1.0% from November 2019. Shipments of aluminum products increased by 6.9% from the same month in 2019.

Contact:

Chris Marti, vice president, data analytics (847) 485-3009 or cmarti@msci.org