Ferrous scrap

OmniSource Corporation (a wholly-owned SDI subsidiary) is one of the nation’s largest scrap steel processors. Operating primarily in the Midwest and Southeastern U.S., OmniSource shreds, compacts, bundles, bales, and shears steel scrap.

Scrap we buy

We buy scrap steel in a variety of forms: end-of-life automobiles, appliances and other consumer products; steel resulting from the demolition of buildings and other structures; and industrial scrap steel that is a by-product of the manufacture of new steel products, such as excess steel from automotive stamping plants. More »

Scrap we sell

We sell an array of high-quality ferrous-scrap products for foundry and steel-mill melting applications. In addition to processed obsolete grades including shredded, plate and structural, and heavy melt, OmniSource offers prime industrial scrap in the form of busheling and factory bundles.
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Annual production capacity

7 million tons

5.6 million gross tons

2014 shipments