AK Steel Announces April 2007 Surcharges For Electrical and Stainless Steels


Middletown, OH, March 06, 2007—AK Steel (NYSE: AKS) has advised its customers that a $230 per ton surcharge will be added to invoices for electrical steel products shipped in April 2007.  April 2007 surcharges for the broad range of stainless steel products that AK Steel produces can be found on the company’s web site at www.aksteel.com.

AK Steel’s surcharges are based on reported prices for raw materials and energy used to manufacture the products, with the February purchase cost used to determine the April 2007 surcharges.

Headquartered in Middletown, Ohio, AK Steel produces flat-rolled carbon, stainless and electrical steel products, as well as carbon and stainless tubular steel products, for automotive, appliance, construction and manufacturing markets.