The David J. Joseph Company (DJJ) was named the Scrap and Recycling Industr2013-GMA-Winner-Logoy Leader at the Platts Global Metals Awards held in London on May 23. The Platts Global Metals Awards recognizes companies that excel in an industry by consistently delivering strong returns to shareholders or owners, while improving environmental efficiencies, implementing technological advances and displaying a commitment to sustainable, forward thinking solutions.
Craig Feldman, DJJ’s President, commented “We are proud of the work that all of our colleagues at the DJJ family of companies do every day, and our strong focus on safety, the environment, and quality. This award is a tribute to our long term business relationships based on honesty, integrity, innovation and financial strength, and our continuous commitment to our customers, product quality and value added services. It is a distinct honor to be recognized for these strengths, and to receive this prestigious award.”
“Winners of the Platts Global Metals Awards, as well as finalists, are to be congratulated for their fine accomplishments, contributions and commitment to the improvement of the industry as a whole,” said Larry Neal, president of Platts.
The Joseph Company, founded in 1885, is one of the largest scrap brokers/processors in the United States providing scrap brokerage, recycling and transportation services.  As one of the largest global scrap brokers, DJJ trades extensively in international markets. DJJ operates six regional scrap recycling companies across the U.S. which includes a network of nearly 70 facilities. Headquartered in Cincinnati, The Company employs over 2,200. DJJ operates 15 domestic and international ferrous and nonferrous scrap brokerage offices, and trades ferro-alloys and specialty pig iron. DJJ also operates 9 self-serve used auto parts stores. The David J. Joseph Company is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Nucor Corporation. Nucor and affiliates are manufacturers of steel products, with operating facilities primarily in the US and Canada.
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Contact:
The David J. Joseph Company
Ann E. DeWert
Director of Corporate Services
300 Pike Street
Cincinnati, OH 45202
Ann.DeWert@djj.com
(513) 419-6014