Tighter Steel Supplies Keep Ag Equipment Manufacturers on Alert

With demand and orders for ag equipment on the rise, manufacturers are beginning to see steel supplies tighten, and in some cases, higher prices.

“We’re so busy we can’t keep up, and I don’t think we’re alone,” says Terry Flanary, director of sales and marketing for National Tube Supply Co., University Park, Ill. “As far as supply, it’s much tighter than it was last year, and our lead times continue to expand.”

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