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 $1.9 billion in 2017.
- The primary metal manufacturing industry accounted for over 16,000 jobs in 2017.
- Fabricated metal manufacturing exports from Alabama were valued at $323 million in 2017.
- The fabricated metal product manufacturing industry accounted for over 26,000 jobs in 2017.
For a closer look at Alabama’s metals industry, please open the document below.
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