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Steel Dynamics Completes Acquisition of Vulcan Threaded Products


FORT WAYNE, Ind., Aug. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Steel Dynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ/GS: STLD) today announced the completion of the acquisition of Vulcan Threaded Products, Inc. (“Vulcan”).  The purchase price for Vulcan and its real estate assets is $114 million on a debt free, cash free basis, including $30 million of estimated working capital, and has been…Learn More

Vulcan Steel Products Draws Class 2 Stainless


Vulcan Steel Products can now draw Class 2 Stainless.  Please contact us with all inquiries.

Vulcan Announces Expansion Plans


Vulcan Steel Products is pleased to announce the sale of our Specialty Fastener Division to Birmingham Fastener Manufacturing, effective May 22, 2015. The decision was made to sell our Specialty Fastener Division in order to create much needed manufacturing space for Vulcan to continue our growth in our Threaded, Cold Finish and Heat Treat Divisions….Learn More

U.S. Department of Commerce levies anti-dumping and countervailing duties on Indian steel threaded rod


The U.S. Commerce Department’s International Trade Administration (ITA) in a final decision has levied anti-dumping margins of 16.74 to 119.87% on imports of steel threaded rod from India. In addition, Commerce determined that Indian imports have received countervailable subsidies of 8.61 to 39.46% according to the July 7th decision. In the anti-dumping investigation, mandatory respondents…Learn More

Vulcan announces production of Domestic B-16 threaded rod line


Vulcan is pleased to announce that we now manufacture Domestic A193 B-16 threaded rod. Vulcan will stock the threaded rod in diameters ¾ – 4”.  The material is oil-quenched and will be 100% domestically manufactured. A193 B16 is a heat-treated chromium-molybdenum-vanadium steel used for high-pressure, high-temperature service.  The material is frequently used in the oil and…Learn More

Affirmative preliminary determination of “critical circumstances” for Thailand


Critical Circumstances can be determined by the Department of Commerce if there is a surge of merchandise that enters the US after a trade case has been filed. Because of a huge surge of threaded rod shipments from Thailand in October and November, the DOC has instructed U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to suspend…Learn More

Latest News on The Threaded Rod Trade Cases


We have recently received several rulings from the Department of Commerce and they have all been positive. They include a positive Countervailing Duty (CVD) ruling against India, a positive Anti-dumping ruling against Thailand (74%!) and a ruling of Critical Circumstances against Thailand. Hopefully these rulings will stem the tide of illegally dumped threaded rod from…Learn More

Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Petitions Filed Against Imports of Steel Threaded Rod From India and Thailand


Washington, D.C. — Today, the three largest producers of steel threaded rod in the United States – All America Threaded Products Inc. (“All America”) of Denver, Colorado; Bay Standard Manufacturing, Inc. (“Bay Standard”) of Brentwood, California; and Vulcan Threaded Products Inc. (“Vulcan”) of Pelham, Alabama – filed antidumping petitions against imports of steel threaded rod…Learn More

US sets preliminary dumping margins on steel threaded rod from China


The US Department of Commerce (DOC) has announced the preliminary results of the second administrative review of the antidumping order on certain steel threaded rod imports from China. The mandatory respondents, Chinese producer Jiaxing Brother Fastener Co., Ltd and its affiliated exporters, IFI & Morgan Ltd and RMB Fasteners Ltd received a preliminary dumping rate…Learn More

Bill Upton, President of Vulcan Steel Products was recently featured in a video published by the CBP called “Inside CBP Focuses on Trade Fraud”.


  Inside CBP, an in-house video production of the Customs and Border Patrol, recently featured Bill Upton, President of Vulcan Steel Products, in their expose discussing rampant Trade Fraud perpetrated by foreign companies and domestic importers. This type of customs fraud normally takes place in the form of illegal transshipments. A typical illegal transshipment occurs…Learn More