AK Steel Announces February 2008 Surcharges For Electrical and Stainless Steels

West Chester, OH, January 04, 2008—AK Steel (NYSE: AKS) has advised its customers that a $265 per ton surcharge will be added to invoices for electrical steel products shipped in February 2008. February 2008 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 December 2007 purchase cost used to determine the February 2008 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.