Statistics of the American and Foreign Iron Trade ...: Annual Statistical Report of the American and Steel Association ...

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Page 27 - Sheets or plates of iron or steel, or taggers iron or steel, coated with tin or lead, or with a mixture of which these metals, or either of them, is a component part, by the dipping or any other process, and commercially known as tin plates, terne plates, and taggers tin, one and one-half cents per pound.
Page 27 - October first, eighteen hundred and ninety-seven, tin plates and terne plates lighter in weight than sixty-three pounds per hundred square feet shall be admitted free of duty, unless it shall be made to appear to the satisfaction of the President (who shall thereupon by proclamation make known the fact) that the aggregate quantity of such plates lighter than...
Page 27 - Iron or steel sheets, or plates, or taggers iron, coated with tin or lead, or with a mixture of which these metals is a component part, by the dipping or any other process, and commercially known as tin plates, terne plates, and taggers...
Page 27 - Provided, That the amount of such plates manufactured into articles exported, and upon which a drawback shall be paid, shall not be included in ascertaining the amount of such importations: And...
Page 105 - ... statistics or data for a careful estimate are available. English tons of 2,240 pounds are used in giving the statistics of Great Britain, the United States, Russia, and " other countries," and metric tons of 2,204 pounds are used for all the continental countries of Europe except Russia.
Page 32 - The stocks of pig iron which were unsold in the hands of manufacturers or which were under their control at the close of...
Page 44 - The first basic steel made in the United States was produced experimentally at Steelton, Pennsylvania, by the Pennsylvania Steel Company on May 24, 1884, in a Bessemer converter. The beginning of the manufacture of basic steel in this country as a commercial product, however...
Page 63 - The lowest average annual price at which Bessemer steel rails have been sold in this country was reached in 1885, namely, $28.50, but sales were made at still lower figures in both 1884 and 1885.
Page 27 - ... such material being the component of chief value, and coated wholly or in part with tin or lead or a mixture of which these metals or either of them is a component part, shall pay a duty of...
Page 28 - That the amount or weight of sheet iron or sheet steel manufactured in the United States and applied or wrought in the manufacture of articles or wares tinned or terne-plated in the United States, with weight allowance as sold to manufacturers or others, shall be considered as tin and terne plates produced in the United States within the meaning of this act.

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