FORT WAYNE, Ind., Nov. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Steel Dynamics, Inc. (the "Company")(NASDAQ / GS:STLD) announced today that it plans to sell approximately $400 million aggregate principal amount of debt securities in a transaction exempt from the registration requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act"), subject to market and other conditions. The Company intends to use the net proceeds of the offering, along with cash on hand, to purchase any and all of its 6.125% Senior Notes due 2019 (the "2019 Notes") that are validly tendered in a tender offer (the "Tender Offer") commenced on November 29, 2016, and to redeem, repurchase or satisfy and discharge any 2019 Notes not purchased in the Tender Offer, and to pay related fees and expenses. This announcement is neither an offer to purchase or to sell nor a solicitation of an offer to buy any securities. The securities have not been registered under the Securities Act, or any state securities laws, and unless so registered, may not be offered or sold in the United States except pursuant to an exemption from the registration requirements of the Securities Act and applicable state securities laws. About Steel Dynamics, Inc. Steel Dynamics, Inc. is one of the largest domestic steel producers and metals recyclers in the United States based on estimated annual steelmaking and metals recycling capability, with facilities located throughout the United States and in Mexico. Steel Dynamics produces steel products, including hot roll, cold roll, and coated sheet steel, structural steel beams and shapes, rail, engineered special-bar-quality steel, cold finished steel, merchant bar products, specialty steel sections and steel joists and deck. In addition, the company produces liquid pig iron and processes and sells ferrous and nonferrous scrap. Forward Looking Statements This press release contains certain predictive statements that are "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. All statements included in this press release that address activities, events or developments that the Company expects, believes or anticipates will or may occur in the future are forward-looking statements. These include statements regarding the completion of the offering, the timing of the closing of the offering and the use of proceeds from the offering. These statements are based on the Company's current expectations and projections about future events and involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties, and other factors that may cause the Company's actual results and performance to be materially different from any future results or performance expressed or implied by these forward-looking statements.