Alabama is home to primary metal and fabrication companies such as ArcelorMittal, Outokumpu Stainless, Golden Dragon Precise Copper Tube, Nucor, SSAB Steel, U.S. Pipe and U.S. Steel.
Following are some fast facts about this important industry:
- Primary metal manufacturing exports from Alabama were valued at $1.5 billion in 2015.
- The primary metal manufacturing industry accounted for over 18,000 jobs in 2014.
- Fabricated metal manufacturing exports from Alabama were valued at $378 million in 2015.
- The fabricated metal product manufacturing industry accounted for over 25,000 jobs in 2014.
For a closer look at Alabama’s metals industry, please open the document below.
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