General Steel has established itself as the largest and most recognized pre-engineered steel company in the United States. Therefore, the General has gained the most buying power in the industry. Being a commodity, steel prices can be volatile but when you work with General Steel you gain access to our unmatched buying power. Unlike any other pre-engineered steel companies, General Steel provides steel price protection. With a very small deposit you can lock your steel price and let the General’s purchasing power protect you from the volatile steel market for 90 days.