68th Technical & Operating Conference
Conference sessions: December 11-13
Member Workshop: December 10
The Drake Hotel, Chicago

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Dec. 10 , Chicago, IL
Dec. 10--13 , Chicago, IL
Jan. 13 , Rosemont, IL
Jan. 24--25 , Florida
Jun. 16--20
Sep. 12--15 , Washington, DC

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Raymond Monroe's blog

Steel production is bouncing of the low point but not recovered. - Tue, Nov 18, 2014, 3:17 pm

Steel production flat and low - Wed, Nov 12, 2014, 1:22 pm

Almost as many bartenders and waiters as manufacturing workers - Fri, Nov 7, 2014, 2:41 pm

Prices.... - Thu, Nov 6, 2014, 5:52 pm

Steel production remains lower and fell again last week. - Tue, Nov 4, 2014, 4:25 pm

Steel production slightly up from last two weeks but still lower than recently - Tue, Oct 28, 2014, 6:18 pm

Steel production still off from last year - Tue, Oct 21, 2014, 2:16 pm

Steel production drops again last week - Tue, Oct 14, 2014, 1:44 pm

Commodity Prices - Mon, Oct 13, 2014, 1:50 pm

Shale Oil - Mon, Oct 13, 2014, 1:48 pm