June 14, 2012
Why doesn’t the cost of these correlate to the investment needed to produce them?
Cold drawn bars for machining right now ~$0.66-68/pound.
This great question came from a discussion I had with Ronnie Masliansky, General Manager, Marketing and Product Control, Arcelor Mittal Steel.
Arecelor Mittal Long Carbon North America is a PMPA Technical Member.
So why do you think that the price of these items doesn’t correlate with the investment needed to produce them?
May 30, 2012
Americans Paying More in Taxes than for Food, Clothing, and Shelter
In 2012, Americans will pay approximately $4.041 trillion in taxes, which is $152 billion, or 3.9 percent, more than they will spend on housing, food, and clothing.
Graph and 2012 facts
The Tax Foundation is a nonpartisan tax research group based in Washington, D.C.