Bulletin Volume 15-26

Bulletin Volume 15-26

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1899 edition. Excerpt: ...manufactured mineral oiLs elported from the United States to Scandinavia during each _fiscal year from 1890 lo 1900, inclusive. lllanfafactu/re.9 of iron and sleel.Another instance of rapid Erowth is foun in the exportation of iron and steel manufactures. uring 1900 our shipments under this head to Scandinavia had an aggregate value of $1,801,678. or many times the value for 1890, W ich was recorded at only $92,848. 0f the exports for 1900, $1,004,419 worth found a market in Sweden and Norway, and $797,259 worth in Denmark. The manufactures of iron and steel.exported during 1900 covered a great var1ety'pf articles, many of which were coiriprised in the category known as Machinery, machines, and parts of. Besides _the various kinds of machinery and machines, including steam engines, the principal items were builders' hardware, tools, and pipes and pipe ttin._ ' Llraiue iron and steel.-Of iron and steel in its iinmanufactured forms no shipments to Scandinavia were recorded until 1896, in which year there was an exportation of $150 worth._ Each succeeding year witnessed a marked increase and in 1900 shipments worth_$256,959 were reported. 0f these exports Sweden an Norway received consignments to the value of $176,111 and Denmark to the value of $80,848. The exports under this head consisted largely of steel _rails for railways, structural iron and steel, steel bars or rods, and pig iron. The total value of the iron and steel and their manufactures exported to the Scandinavian countries in 1900 amounted to $2,058,637, of which suni $1,180,530 represented shipments to Sweden and Norway, and $87 8,107 shipments to Denmark. Value of iron and ! and their 1nanufadures exported from the...
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  • Paperback | 122 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 7mm | 231g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123681259X
  • 9781236812599