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 2018.
- The primary metal manufacturing industry accounted for over 17,000 jobs in 2018.
- Fabricated metal manufacturing exports from Alabama were valued at $381 million in 2018.
- The fabricated metal product manufacturing industry accounted for over 26,000 jobs in 2018.
For a closer look at Alabama’s metals industry, please open the document below.
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