IMPORTS OF NEW RAIL AND THE CRISIS IN THE STEEL INDUSTRY: SIZE-UP OF A COMPLEX SITUATION

Rail imports to the U.S. have been growing as domestic demand has increased and production capacity has decreased. Imports have come from Canada, Great Britain, Germany and Japan. Cost has often been favorable, but quality control, requirements for special sections, alloys and heat treatment also receive extra attention from foreign producers.

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    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    508 Birch Street
    Bristol, CT  USA  06010
  • Publication Date: 1977-12

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  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 23-25
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  • Accession Number: 00170418
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 16 1978 12:00AM