News & Announcements
Steel prices for all major product lines have increased dramatically in Dec ’20 with nearly all mills announcing two distinct price increase for the month. Sheet, tube and plate have logged the largest gains over the last several months with cumulative price increases ranging between $450 and $525/ton.
Steel prices for all major product lines have increased significantly in Nov ’20 and early Dec ’20. Sheet, tube and plate have logged the largest gains over the last several months with cumulative price increases ranging between $350 and $425/ton.
The AMM shredded auto scrap index for Chicago increased to $290/GT, up $10/GT, from $280/GT achieved in early Sep ’20.
The AMM shredded auto scrap index for Chicago increased to $280/GT, up $45/GT, from $235/GT achieved in early May ’20
The AMM Shredded Auto Scrap Index for Chicago increased to $255/GT up $28/GT from early May ’20.
The AMM Shredded Auto Scrap Index for Chicago decreased to $227/GT down $50/GT from early Apr ’20.
March 26, 2020 Valued Farwest Steel Oregon and Washington Customers, As you know, due to the COVID-19 situation, Oregon Governor Brown and Washington Governor Inslee issued executive orders on March 23, 2020, for all individuals to stay home or at their place of residence except as needed to maintain continuity of essential operations. The executive […]
Valued Farwest Steel California Customers,As you know, California Governor Newsom issued an executive order on March 19, 2020 for all individuals living in the State of California to stay home or at their place of residence except as needed to maintain continuity of operations of the federal critical infrastructure sectors as outlined at www.cisa.gov/identifying-critical-infrastructure-during-covid-19. The […]
Farwest Steel Valued Customer, Farwest has received many customer notices and inquiries regarding operations, supply chain continuity, and person-to-person contact associated with developments of COVID-19. Below is a brief update from Farwest on each topic: Farwest Operations – All Farwest facilities and shifts are operating as normal with no anticipated curtailments. Farwest Supply Chain – […]
Farwest is excited to announce the February 2020 installation of our recently purchased Mazak Large Structural Laser! Farwest’s newest 3D structural laser can cut rounds up to 16″ and squares up to 11-13/16″ with a max wall of 3/4″. With a max in-feed and out-feed of 48′ and added drilling and tapping functions, Farwest can process almost any structural […]