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Wire Pricing Increase - Canada #204908
01/20/12 08:46 PM
01/20/12 08:46 PM
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distributor x  Offline OP
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This one could hurt!!

looks like copper going up 7-8%... and aluminum is jumping 25% and could go much higher!!!

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Re: Wire Pricing Increase - Canada [Re: distributor x] #205153
02/02/12 04:34 AM
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distributor x  Offline OP
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another increase in aluminum announced today... 9-10%... and could still go much higher... shortages are predicted!!

Re: Wire Pricing Increase - Canada [Re: distributor x] #205156
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I rememered a few years ago when copper was a better buy than alum for service conductors btw welcome back distributor x

Re: Wire Pricing Increase - Canada [Re: distributor x] #205158
02/02/12 02:51 PM
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Apparently there is a strike at Alcan which is affecting the supply of aluminum


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