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Price hedging and materials support make the most of your investment.

With steel prices fluctuating wildly, how will you protect profits? At this year’s SMU conference, Marc Gase joins other experts on steel hedging, price risk management, and navigating the volatility of today’s steel markets.

Download our white paper on price risk strategies and discover why it’s so important to stabilize material costs and reduce price risk across the supply chain. Learn how to set goals based on where you “play” in the market, and which pricing strategy is best for your business.

As prices edge higher, every molecule counts.

It’s not just about price. It’s about quality. Make your steel perform better with our Materials Support team, offering:

  • Seasoned tech experts with combined 250+ years of experience
  • Grade and product development, research, testing, analysis, and troubleshooting
  • Help with reducing risk from uncertain outcomes
  • On-site training and education, taught by Worthington metallurgists
  • Advanced technology and data analysis for faster answers
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About Our Price Risk Export

Marc Gase
Senior Director of Price Risk Management, Worthington Industries

As Senior Director of Price Risk Management, Marc understands fluctuating markets and how that impacts costs for steel; he and his team help mitigate risk and stabilize profitability. Collectively, his team brings more than 30 years of experience in trading and risk management to Worthington. He joined the company in 1992 as an Intern for Worthington Custom Plastics. Marc progressed his career to Steel Buyer then Regional Purchasing Manager, to his current role as Sr. Director. He has been an active member of the LME Lead and Zinc Committee since 2019. Marc received a B.S. in Materials Science and Engineering from the University of Cincinnati. With 25 years of experience at Worthington, Marc is a partner in the steel futures market to help reduce price volatility, resulting in fixed margins and protected inventory values.

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