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Company Overview of Alter Trading Corporation

Company Overview

Alter Trading Corporation provides scrap metal recycling and brokerage services to customers in the United States and internationally. It recycles ferrous and non-ferrous scrap metal. The company was founded in 1898 and is based in St. Louis, Missouri with trading offices in Davenport, Iowa; Peoria, Illinois; St. Paul, Minnesota; and St. Louis, Missouri, as well as processing facilities in Alabama, Iowa, Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, and Wisconsin. It also has a wrench 'n go location in Des Moines, Iowa; and an international office in North Point, Hong Kong.

700 Office Parkway

St. Louis, MO 63141-6884

United States

Founded in 1898





Key Executives for Alter Trading Corporation

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Age: 59
President and Chief Operating Officer
Age: 56
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President
Age: 45
Vice President and General Counsel
Head of Shanghai Office
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Alter Trading Corporation Key Developments

Alter Trading Corporation Announces Executive Changes

Alter Trading Corporation announced that Jay Robinovitz was named president and chief operating officer of the company. Robinovitz's promotion is effective January 1, 2013. Robinovitz takes over as president for Robert Goldstein, who was tapped as president of the company in 1989 and then elected chairman and CEO of the company in 2003. Prior to joining Alter, Robinovitz held various senior management positions at Schnitzer Steel Industries as well as a management position at Aerospace Metals Inc.

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