Rebar Producers Rushing Downstream

December 2007
Metal Center News;Dec2007, Vol. 47 Issue 13, p39
Trade Publication
The article reports that reinforcing bar (rebar) producers has increased their business activities by acquiring rebar fabrication assets. According to Bob Risser, president of the Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute, the trend has a huge effect on his members including architects, engineers, and construction professionals. However, some experts believe that the consolidation trend will continue as long as there are independent rebar fabricators left to acquire.


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