Sanderson: High steel prices deter plant construction
Poultry company wants to build another plant, but tariffs on steel make now a bad time to do so
Construction of new poultry complexes has been central to Sanderson Farms’ growth strategy during recent years. However, current steel prices can be a deterrent to construction of new facilities, CEO Joe F. Sanderson Jr. said.
Speaking during the 2019 Baird Global Consumer, Technology & Services Conference on June 5, Sanderson…