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Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): June 16, 2021
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
of Incorporation)
File Number)
(IRS Employer
Identification No.)
22901 Millcreek Boulevard, Suite 650
Highland Hills, Ohio
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
(Zip Code)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code) (216) 292-3800
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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Trading Symbol
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Common Stock, without par value
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Item 1.01.
Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.
On June 16, 2021, Olympic Steel, Inc., an Ohio corporation (the “Company”), and certain of its wholly-owned domestic direct and indirect subsidiaries (collectively with the Company, the “Borrowers”) entered into a Fourth Amendment to Third Amended and Restated Loan and Security Agreement (the “Fourth Amendment”), with the lenders party thereto (the “Lenders”) and Bank of America, N.A., as Agent for the Lenders.
The Fourth Amendment amends the Third Amended and Restated Loan and Security Agreement, dated as of December 8, 2017, as amended, among the Borrowers party thereto, the Lenders and the Agent.
The Fourth Amendment, among other things, extends the maturity date to June 16, 2026, includes an option to increase the size of the revolving credit facility by up to $200 million with the consent of the lenders, and provides for the ability to add real estate as collateral at the Company’s discretion.          
The above summary of the Fourth Amendment is qualified in its entirety by reference to the Fourth Amendment, which is attached hereto as Exhibit 4.30 and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 2.03
Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation
The information set forth in Item 1.01 is incorporated herein by reference into this Item 2.03.
Item 9.01
Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Fourth Amendment to Third Amended and Restated Loan and Security Agreement, dated as of June 16, 2021, among the Company, Olympic Steel Lafayette, Inc., Olympic Steel Minneapolis, Inc., Olympic Steel Iowa, Inc., Oly Steel NC, Inc., IS Acquisition, Inc., Chicago Tube and Iron Company, B Metals, Inc., MCI, Inc., ACT Acquisition, Inc., the lenders from time to time party thereto and Bank of America, N.A. as Agent for the Lenders.
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Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
  By: /s/ Richard A. Manson  
    Richard A. Manson  
    Chief Financial Officer  
Date: June 18, 2021