AK Steel Announces November 2007 Surcharges For Electrical and Stainless Steels

West Chester, OH, October 03, 2007—AK Steel (NYSE: AKS) has advised its customers that a $240 per ton surcharge will be added to invoices for electrical steel products shipped in November 2007.   November 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 September 2007 purchase cost used to determine the November 2007 surcharges. 

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.