Schnitzer Named “Scrap Company of the Year” at the American Metal Market’s
2013 Awards for Steel Excellence
PORTLAND, Ore. -- June 19, 2013
Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq:SCHN) was named “Scrap Company of the
Year” at the American Metal Market’s (AMM) 2013 Awards for Steel Excellence
fourth annual industry awards ceremony in New York City.
“Schnitzer is proud to be recognized by AMM as the metals recycling industry
leader,” said Tamara Lundgren, President and CEO of Schnitzer. “Our employees
work hard every day to contribute to the success, safety and sustainability of
our Company and we are pleased to earn this recognition, particularly during
one of the most challenging years in a decade for the metals recycling
Schnitzer’s recognition as AMM’s 2013 Scrap Company of the Year highlights the
strength and resiliency of its business model as well as the strong customer
relationships built from its reputation for quality and service. This is the
second time Schnitzer has received this award. Schnitzer remains committed to
industry leadership in environmental stewardship, operational excellence, and
About Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc.
Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. is one of the largest manufacturers and
exporters of recycled ferrous metal products in the United States with 58
operating facilities located in 14 states, Puerto Rico and Western Canada. The
business has seven deep water export facilities located on both the East and
West Coasts and in Hawaii and Puerto Rico. The Company’s integrated operating
platform also includes its auto parts and steel manufacturing businesses. The
Company’s auto parts business sells used auto parts through its 61
self-service facilities located in 16 states and Western Canada. With an
effective annual production capacity of approximately 800,000 tons, the
Company’s steel manufacturing business produces finished steel products,
including rebar, wire rod and other specialty products. The Company commenced
its 107^th year of operations in 2013.
Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc.
Alexandra Deignan, 646-278-9711
Chip Terhune, 503-804-6966
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