U.S. Steel Is in Trouble, Not Due to Coronavirus

President Trump made saving the US steel industry a hallmark of his 2016 campaign. In 2018, he imposed a 25% tariff on US steel imports. However, the tariffs didn’t to stop the layoffs.

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U.S. Steel reopens Texas mill as industry rebounds

2019-2-15  U.S. Steel is opening a previously shuttered East Texas mill after market conditions that originally forced the manufacturer to close the facility have improved.

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Steel Demand to Slump in 2020 on Coronavirus,

2020-6-29  The WSA predicts steel demand to drop 6.4% to 1,654 million tons in 2020 due to coronavirus-led lockdowns and disruptions.

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PolitiFact The facts on Ohio steel mill reopenings

We looked at whether steel mills across Ohio had, in fact, reopened. We found evidence of one idling mill reopening and a handful of steel companies making additional investments in Ohio.

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U.S. Steel to spend $1 billion on Mon Valley Works

2020-6-20  The 118-year-old Pittsburgh steelmaker said its new casting and rolling facility will allow it to better compete for decades to come.

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U.S. Steel Credits Trump Tariffs For Reopening Of

2020-3-21  U.S. Steel Corp. will restart construction on an idled manufacturing facility in Alabama, and it gave some of the credit to President Donald Trump's trade policies in an announcement Monday.

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PolitiFact No, U.S. Steel is not opening six new mills

President Donald Trump has boasted about big growth in the steel industry at campaign-style rallies this summer. "U.S. Steel just announced that they are building six new steel mills," Trump said

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How many steel factories are re-opening in the United

How many steel factories are re-opening? Perhaps a better question would be “what factories are left to re-open?” The premise that steel mills are sitting by idle is largely a myth. I grew up in Pittsburgh in the ‘70s, and my father, like many peo...

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U.S. Steel to reopen Illinois steel plant due to Trump

2018-3-7  U.S. Steel idled the Granite City facility's two blast furnaces and three steelmaking facilities in December 2015. The facility's hot strip mill was idled in January 2016 moves that left about

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Boost expected for Region mills after U.S. extends

2020-2-3  "American smelters and steel mills are reopening, which means more jobs and added capacity. And more pressure is being applied by our allies to China on steel dumping and overcapacity.

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Steel Demand to Slump in 2020 on Coronavirus,

2020-6-29  The WSA predicts steel demand to drop 6.4% to 1,654 million tons in 2020 due to coronavirus-led lockdowns and disruptions.

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U.S. Steel Credits Trump Tariffs For Reopening Of

2020-3-21  U.S. Steel Corp. will restart construction on an idled manufacturing facility in Alabama, and it gave some of the credit to President Donald Trump's trade policies in an announcement Monday.

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Steel mills close and layoffs mount throughout the

Steel mills close and layoffs mount throughout the United States By Samuel Davidson 24 April 2020 Steel mills are closing and layoffs mount in the United States steel industry as manufacturers are

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US Steel planning to add more than 800 jobs this year

U.S. Steel's CEO said the company plans to add more than 800 jobs this year. David Burritt credits President Trump's tariffs for the new jobs.

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Ohio Steel Mill, Idled from Free Trade, to Reopen

2020-6-21  An Ohio steel mill, forced into closure by free trade and imports, is reopening this year thanks to President Donald Trump’s 25 percent tariff on foreign steel imports. Republic Steel executives told Cleveland that the rolling steel mill is set to reopen in Lorain, Ohio, with 60 employees being initially hired to restart production.

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Trump visits Granite City Thursday, home to reopened

A help wanted sign hangs outside the U.S. Steel Granite City Works facility Thursday, June 28, 2018, in Granite City, Ill. After being shut down for roughly two years, the plant recently restarted

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U.S. Steel credits Trump in resuming work at Alabama

U.S. Steel X, -0.62% said it also will update other equipment and plans to spend about $215 million, adding about 150 full-time workers. The furnace is expected to begin producing steel in late 2020.

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Citing Trump's Tariffs, US Steel Says It Will Reopen

The United States Steel Corporation announced plans to reopen part of an Illinois factory following President Donald Trump's decision to impose a new tariff on imported steel, The Hill reported on Wednesday. U.S. Steel said it anticipates the tariff will result in an increased demand for domestic steel and that the company expects to rehire 500 employees within a few weeks, although it might

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U.S. Steel expansions touted by President Trump not

2018-6-28  U.S. Steel announced the first reopening in March, saying it would lead to 500 jobs, and the next in June, bringing on another 300 workers. The plant had been out of operation since 2015.

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Steel Mills USACanada Google My Maps

Steel Manufacturing/Recycling. This map was created by a user. Learn how to create your own.

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US Steel planning to add more than 800 jobs this year

U.S. Steel's CEO said the company plans to add more than 800 jobs this year. David Burritt credits President Trump's tariffs for the new jobs.

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US Steel to add 300 jobs, citing steel tariffs

2018-6-6  US Steel is hiring in the wake of President Donald Trump's steel tariffs. The company said Tuesday that it's restarting the second of two blast furnaces at its plant in Granite City, Illinois

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Ohio Steel Mill, Idled from Free Trade, to Reopen

2020-6-21  An Ohio steel mill, forced into closure by free trade and imports, is reopening this year thanks to President Donald Trump’s 25 percent tariff on foreign steel imports. Republic Steel executives told Cleveland that the rolling steel mill is set to reopen in Lorain, Ohio, with 60 employees being initially hired to restart production.

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U.S. Steel Credits Trump Tariffs For Reopening Of

2020-3-21  U.S. Steel Corp. will restart construction on an idled manufacturing facility in Alabama, and it gave some of the credit to President Donald Trump's trade policies in an announcement Monday.

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AP FACT CHECK: Trump says US Steel opening mills.

TRUMP at a Pennsylvania rally Thursday night: "U.S. Steel is opening up seven plants." On Tuesday, he told supporters in Florida: "U.S. Steel just announced that they're building six new steel mills."

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Boost expected for Region mills after U.S. extends

2020-2-3  "American smelters and steel mills are reopening, which means more jobs and added capacity. And more pressure is being applied by our allies to China on steel dumping and overcapacity.

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Some Steel and Aluminum Makers to Restart Plant

Metalmakers including U.S. Steel and Century are making plans to restart idle mills and ramp up capacity to make up for imports that face being priced out of the market if President Trump’s

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U.S. Steel expansions touted by President Trump not

2018-6-28  U.S. Steel announced the first reopening in March, saying it would lead to 500 jobs, and the next in June, bringing on another 300 workers. The plant had been out of operation since 2015.

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Steel Plants of North America

2011-2-15  19A B US Steel Edgar Thomps on Plant Braddock, PA 2800 19B B US Steel Fairfield Works Fairfield, AL 2000 19C B US Steel Gary Works (No. 1 BOPQ-BOP) Gary, IN 7500 19D B US Steel Granite City Works Granite City, IL 2600 19E B US Steel Great Lakes Works Ecorse, MI 3500 19G B U S te l(f or my c H ai n),ON C d 26 0

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U.S. Steel plants are on a layoff spree. Here’s why.

2015-3-16  U.S. Steel plants are on a layoff spree. Here’s why. China's economy is cooling, but its steel mills are still going strong -- which is a problem for everybody else who produces it.

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