AK Steel

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said Wednesday it would add a surcharge of $270 per ton to electrical steel products shipped starting next month.

The surcharge is based on the reported prices for raw materials and energy used to manufacture the products, with July 2006 purchase cost used to determine the September surcharges.

Headquartered in Middletown, Ohio, AK Steel produces flat-rolled carbon, stainless and electrical steel products, as well as carbon and stainless tubular steel products, for automotive, appliance, construction and manufacturing markets.

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