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#204908 - 01/20/12 07:46 PM Wire Pricing Increase - Canada  
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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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#205153 - 02/02/12 03:34 AM Re: Wire Pricing Increase - Canada [Re: distributor x]  
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another increase in aluminum announced today... 9-10%... and could still go much higher... shortages are predicted!!


#205156 - 02/02/12 01:04 PM Re: Wire Pricing Increase - Canada [Re: distributor x]  
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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


#205158 - 02/02/12 01:51 PM Re: Wire Pricing Increase - Canada [Re: distributor x]  
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Apparently there is a strike at Alcan which is affecting the supply of aluminum



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