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United Pipe & Steel Truck and Driver

Despite Crisis, They Keep on Trucking.

From picking up extra jobs and staying on the road longer in order to keep grocery store shelves stocked, to the worry of bringing coronavirus from the job to their homes, the freight industry and truck drivers are braving incredible circumstances to keep the nation moving. The Boston Globe has an article with the thoughts […]

Forklift picks copper tube at United Pipe & Steel

New Will-Call Minimums and Procedures

In order to ensure the health and safety of our employees and customers, we will be instituting a new will-call policy effective tomorrow, Tuesday March 24th, that will focus on social distancing and include the following: The new MINIMUM Order quantity for ALL will-call orders is now 5,000 lbs. Will-call orders must be scheduled in […]

A Message from Merfish United about COVID-19

Deal valued Customer/Vendor, Merfish United prides itself on being focused on the safety, health and welfare of our employees, customers and vendors. We are closely monitoring the developments related to the coronavirus (COVID-19), across the country and around the world. With that in mind, and in order to remain compliant with government policies and standard […]

Copper Tube

New Copper Tube List Price Sheet: Dated 3/16/20

As previously communicated, Copper Tube mills have been experiencing significant disruption due to the COVID-19 outbreak, including a lack of raw materials. This has resulted in a supply shortage and a price increase. Copper Tube mills have released a new list price sheet dated March 16, and it is now in effect. You can download […]

Domestic Steel Pipe

New Price List: Domestic Welded Steel Pipe

As previously announced, domestic steel mills have made the following price increases: 5% on 1/2” – 4” Continuous Weld Pipe (Surethread) 5% on 2” – 18” Grade B ERW Pipe – Per Ton 5% on 1” – 8” Sprinkler Pipe We are holding current price levels through today, March 6th. The new list price sheet […]

Copper Tube

Why Copper is Up, and a Multiplier Increase is Possible

Copper has been even more volatile than usual of late.   According to this article from CNBC, “Copper bounced on Tuesday as traders and funds reversed bets on lower prices after China’s central bank moved to offset the damage to economic growth and demand from the coronavirus in the top consumer.”  To summarize: China’s copper […]

Copper Tube at United Pipe & Steel Corp. Merfish

New Copper List Price Sheet: 1/6/20

Copper Mills have announced a new list price sheet going into effect immediately. You can see the new list price sheet here. Use the Excel sheets to enter your multiplier. For your multiplier or to place orders, please call your representative. More Info: Copper Tube Products List Price Sheets United Pipe Services Our locations Merfish […]

Domestic Steel Pipe

New Domestic Steel Pipe List Price Sheet: 1/13/20

Domestic Steel Pipe mills have announced the following price increases: 1/8” – 4” Continuous Weld Pipe (Surethread) – 5% 2” – 18” Grade B ERW Pipe – 5% 1” – 8” Sprinkler Pipe – 5% Mills are making these increases effective immediately. We will hold current pricing through this Friday, 1/10 and switch to the […]

Pipe Fireworks

Happy New Year, Our Service Schedule

From all of us at Merfish Pipe & Supply and Merfish United, we wish you, your team and your family a Happy New Year! We will be closed on New Year’s Day, 1/1 this week, reopening on Thursday for sales and deliveries. To place orders now, please call your Merfish or United Pipe representative. More […]