IPSCO Inc. (Lisle, IL) and SSAB Svenskt Stal AB
(Stockholm, Sweden) announced that they have entered into an agreement
providing for IPSCO to be acquired by SSAB for US$160 per share in cash for a
total equity value of $7.7 billion.
PVF insiders paint a more positive marketplace outlook going forward, but still with a hint of caution sprinkled in. SWA President David Popek helps PHCP distributor VAMAC thrive in the Mid-Atlantic region. Read more stories in 2017 August Issue.